A Mid-August Night

The day was coming to an end, but we kept on swimming. The whole summer was coming to an end, really. The pond had crossed over from blue to a black. Our mom started a bonfire and told us not to swim out too far. We could see the embers reflect and shimmer across the […]

Where They May.

He often sat there, observing his surroundings and hoping for a catastrophic event of any proportion. Frank wasn’t a bad guy. He never did any time or anything. But he needed some event to define his terribly banal life. Why couldn’t he ever see a car accident developing before it happened, so he could jump […]