Category Archives: Original Writing

Original Story — The Personality Test

In February, I mentioned the nice folks at Bewildering Stories published another short story of mine in issue #701 (http://bewilderingstories.com/issue701/personality_test.html).   If somehow you couldn’t access it then, I’m repeating it here today.     The Personality Test “Ah!  Mr. Young.  I’ve been looking forward to this.”  The diminutive man sporting a tasteful suit and huge

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Original Story — The Personality Test

From the Tests-Don’t-Always-Measure-What-They’re-Supposed-To-Measure Department  — Those nice people at BewilderingStories.com have published another short story of mine.  It’s entitled “The Personality Test” and can be accessed here: http://www.bewilderingstories.com/issue701/blurb.html .  (That link will take you to the “Issue #701 Readers’ Guide” so you can see what else is in this edition.) This the seventh story of

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Thanks, Santa

I think it’s close enough to the holidays to repost my annual Christmas story.   Thanks, Santa I guess I shouldn’t complain. I live in a nice house on a street with nice houses. I think our house is the nicest, two stories with a pool in back and a garage with room for three

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Short Story — One Last Chance

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted an original short story.  This was published on the Bewildering Stories website in issue #635 (http://www.bewilderingstories.com/issue635/last_chance.html) It does contain a bit of adult language.     One Last Chance   Jake had been in nicer hospitals than this. His mother had passed away in a new facility, big and

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