A Simple Story – a short story

"A Simple Story"a flash-fiction short story by Jeremy C KesterPart of Free Fiction Fridays “It’s a simple story,” my grandpapa said again. I sat on the stoop as he rocked back and forth in his chair. This was the way things had been that summer. Few words were ever spoken except the volume of those … Continue reading A Simple Story – a short story

Running – a short story

"Running"a flash-fiction short story by Jeremy C KesterPart of Free Fiction Fridays She was running for her life. She did not know what was following her. If anything was following her. Whatever it was, it felt more real than imagination. They thought the planet was uninhabited. That proved to be inaccurate. Her entire team dead, … Continue reading Running – a short story

Sleep – Month of the Macabre

"Sleep"a short story by Jeremy C Kester Click here for content warning and for what "Month of the Macabre" is here. I couldn’t say that the dream was pleasant, although it took me awhile to wake. That was the problem that my wife always said, that I slept too deep. I wish I did stay … Continue reading Sleep – Month of the Macabre

Within – Month of the Macabre

"Within"a short story by Jeremy C Kester Click here for content warning and for what "Month of the Macabre" is here. I was feeling strange at work. In fact, I had been feeling strange — ever since I read that letter. It was odd. I mean, who ever sends letters anymore? Everything goes through emails … Continue reading Within – Month of the Macabre

Dark Target – Month of the Macabre

"Dark Target"a short story by Jeremy C Kester Click here for content warning and for what "Month of the Macabre" is here. Clouds covered the moon, masking most of the light that would have been available to see. She knew it was there, waiting for her, stalking her. Wounds already covered her flesh from the … Continue reading Dark Target – Month of the Macabre