Posts Tagged: prose

Short Story: No Fish originally pub. by Shortcuts

(For Taylor and Ronda) “Anne, I ordered for you. You’re getting the blue fish, but if you don’t like it, we’ll switch and I’ll eat it.” “Oh yuck, we’ll have to switch,” replied Anne shivering. “I haven’t eaten fish since I was a little girl. I learned my lesson!” Marie raised an eyebrow with curiosity. […]

The Thief – A Parable

Once upon a time there was a thief. She spent most of her time alone and mostly stole small, pitiful things from those closest to her. She stole things that wouldn’t be used, she stole things that would go to waste, and she stole things she needed or would need soon. The thief stole things […]