[SHORT STORY:] “Where you gonna run to?”

Where you gonna run to? I’m running headlong and heedlessly through a crowd, a sea of faces that I can’t see in my panicked flight. I shove and old woman back as I try to get past her and in the periphery of my vision I swear I can see her burst into tiny fragments…

Original Short Fiction: “Talking Crazy” (A Janus Tale!)

“I have spent years chasing the tail of my ‘darkness’, as, uh, some of you call it. I’ve always preferred to think of it as a unique awareness of the world we live in, one that, um… most people sadly do not share.” he said, calm and congenial in his tone as ever. Our session…

Short Story: “Nursery Nightmare”

Welcome back to another edition of Spiders’ original fiction folks! This time something REALLY out of my speciality zone, a genre in fact that I’ve dabbled in minimally – Crime Fiction. I think my only successful attempt at it was “An Evening To Remember” which I wrote quite a good while ago and has since…

Short Fiction: Mouse Trouble

Welcome back to another short fiction attempt here at Anansi’s Web! Once again, check out some other writers where I’m sharing this over at Inspiration Monday if you enjoy a variety of short stories from an interesting mix of writers. Also elected this time to try out a Three Word Wednesday challenge where they provide…

Short Fiction: An evening to remember

Wow! What started out as an exercise in a flash/short fiction exercise for the Inspiration Monday weekly writing challenge took on a life of its own barely a hundred words in and the result is below for you to read and review folks – it evolved into a short story, one that actually I think…

Unintentionally Funny Comics! + Book Review: Naked Heat

I was in two minds about posting today – it is after all just past mid week. I hadn’t added in my most recent edition of the Weekly Wayfarer from yesterday and had other things that were in need of going up here so I could knock them off my ever increasing “to-do” lists. So…