Lost in Thought | 1,200 word Short Story

    The first thing I hear is water. The first thing I feel is sand beneath my hands. The first thing I see is the blue sky. Then white clouds. Then the yellow sun, which wastes no time blinding me. I think I’m lying on a beach. The water lapping at me feet is …

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The Woods | 750 Word Short Story

“You think mom will notice we’re gone?” Tyler asked, kicking through a pile of fallen leaves as we walked. Giant, our Dalmatian, raced on and off the path, circling trees like mad. “Maybe,” I said doubtfully, looking up into the massive red-orange trees around us. Chances were, mom was either talking to the police or …

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A Writers’ Rock Bottom | 1000 Word Short Story

I recently entered my first short story writing contest! This was a pretty big leap for me, and considering I wanted to put my short stories on this blog soon anyway, I figured this was a good start. It had to be under 1000 words, and the theme is 'hitting rock bottom'. It was hard …

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