The Haiku Mystery – Finale – A Sunday Short Story

**A fictional mystery – Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 7 Part 8 Part 9 Part 10 Tapping his dark patent leather boots on the brake pedal, Phoenix waited anxiously for Marlee to join him on their mission of mercy.” Then, he dialed his cell phone, “It’s me.” “Why are you calling me onContinue reading “The Haiku Mystery – Finale – A Sunday Short Story”

The Red Dragon – A Short Story

In a far country on the dark side of Coombe, Queen Optera rose before dawn in her lavishly appointed chamber. She could smell the fresh air as her kingdom’s flag —a red dragon flying home to Valhalla fluttered in the breeze atop her hill. “Are you awake my Queen?” whispered her armor-bearer, and closest ally,Continue reading “The Red Dragon – A Short Story”

Lioness – A Short Story -WDYS #115

I am an ancient lioness before the world was new, hunting and gathering in the shadows of elephants in the Maasai Mara, clawing out a living to keep my children alive. Living day-to-day in a cobblestone-like land, its bricks baked into an oven by an unrelenting sun that remembers the songs of dinosaurs— I dream.Continue reading “Lioness – A Short Story -WDYS #115”