Category Archives: Stories

CAT FOUND, a Valentine’s Day flash fiction

  “I think I found your cat.” There was a pause on the other end of the line, then a cautious, “Yes?” I petted the friendly, orange-striped stranger who had made herself at home in my lap. “Burberry? She has … Continue reading

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THE FLIGHT OF FARAWAY NIGHT

  Faraway Night rises up from the ponderous earth into the singing stars and flies. Beneath her cat-wings, the world is going through metamorphosis. Cities unfurl into hills and dells. Their electric chaos winks out like candle flames. A steeple … Continue reading

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FLASH TEST, a Short Trip into Flash Fiction

  I’ve recently been trying my hand at writing something shorter than a book – Flash Fiction. It’s fun, sort of like writing a want add with heart. These first attempts tend to include cats, of course.   FERAL (44 words)  She … Continue reading

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THE WONDER OF FARAWAY NIGHT

Faraway Night sits tall on a rooftop overlooking the city. From her place, the town looks lovely, a blaze of twinkling, shining lights, but the small cat knows better. She knows the city streets are filled with strangers mired in … Continue reading

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THE JOURNEY OF FARAWAY NIGHT

Faraway Night is a small cat who lives on the streets of a future city. She has lived there all her short life so she knows nothing different. Still, there is a quest in her, an imbalance that makes her … Continue reading

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THE FACE OF ICARUS: A STAR TREK SHORT FICTION TRIBUTE

“Do you have eyes on him, Mr. Sulu?” “Yes, Captain. Status unchanged. He’s still out there.” “Just like an Russian pugolovka,” Chekov mused. “I can’t see how he’s doing it.” The three Star Fleet Officers, along with everyone else on … Continue reading

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