Category Archives: Short Story


Today I returned to my home town to visit a sick cousin.  Very Sick. I don’t want to write anything more permanent. Old habits die hard, only hardly forgotten.  I parked the car in the space where I would have … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea-A Brief Story

“We don’t talk of him” her eyes returned to her sewing.  Only a slight pause in the stitch indicated that the question was unexpected and painful. There was an exchange of glances between the two other ladies, each taking a … Continue reading

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Short Story: The Gift

(Based on the tea set I found- see post below. As far as I know the historical facts are true) The water is already cold in the basin.  There are a few pockets of warmth left under cups that are … Continue reading

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