Short story

Fast food

There it was – the clattering sound again. “Did you hear it?” I asked, whipping around. “Actually, I did!” she exclaimed, amazed. So it was real. I wasn’t sure whether to weep or feel vindicated. To bolster my confidence, I settled on the latter. “Come, let’s go find it!” she jumped up. “No use. I’ve … Continue reading

Short story

Ebb & flow

The waves greeted us and played with our toes as we clambered up the large black rock. Looking back over the beach, the vast shoreline reminded me, once again, of how insignificant all of this really was. “So?” he asked, “You wanna talk about it?” Actually no, I didn’t. But there was no way I … Continue reading