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Short Stories

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38 min read

The Woman at Seven Brothers

An assistant lighthouse keeper arrives at his first appointment - on an island with the lighthouse keeper and his strange young wife.

12 min read

One Eye, Two Eyes, Three Eyes

A girl with two eyes is mistreated by her sisters, who think she is ugly because they have one and three eyes.

4 min read

Till Death Do Us Part

A disturbing portrait of a man consumed by grief.

1 min read


One day Olivia was out in her yard.“I think I will go fishing,” said Olivia.“That would be fun,” said one of her cats.“Yes, I think you should go fishing,”...

16 min read

The Water Ghost of Harrowby Hall

An unsually wet ghost soaks the master of Harrowby Hall every Christmas eve.

23 min read

The Trial For Murder

A banker is disturbed by visions of a murdered man and his killer. Then he is called for jury duty.

34 min read

The Lost Special

The confession of a convicted killer sheds light on the disappearance of a mysterious Frenchman - along with the entire train he was travell

11 min read


Tender portrait of a man known as Wing Biddlebaum who's hands have played a particularly significant role in his life.

8 min read

The Bull

Two half-brothers - one a farmer, the other an artist - come to blows over their differing aesthetic viewpoints.

1 min read

The Stranger on Burnside Ave.

In the shadows God is a stranger who stops me to say that car handles nicely. God glows like birth, and it's cold like we need the warmth of fire.Brisk...

5 min read

The Glugs of Gosh - The Seer

The enchanting poem about the Glugs who live in Gosh, a land of adventures and magic.

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