Category: Short Stories

The Party

Joe stood at the edge of the curb in anticipation of the cars arrival. He was heading to the yearly office party and the guys in charge allocated each...

The Snowstorm

The notifications on his phone had been going off since before he left the apartment that morning. A blizzard was scheduled to hit the city later that evening and...

The Layoff

It was a cool summer morning when Joe walked into the office. His buddy in HR had tipped him off about the layoffs the night before so it was...

The Doctors Office

It was the fourth day in a row Joe had woken up with a sore throat, and the first day he had woken up with a fever. The assistant...

The Comic Book Store

Christmas was only four days away and Joe still hadn’t found anything for his youngest brother, James. One of his coworkers had told him about a shop that sold...

The Camping Trip

Joe was running late, work had gone overtime for the upcoming holidays and he couldn’t get out of the last meeting of the day. He was supposed to pick...

The Valentine

It was a cold day in the office when Joe arrived at work. The heat had been acting up again as he crossed several technicians working in the hallways...

The Carnival

Joe took the train out to an old town where a fall carnival was being held. He hadn’t been to a carnival in years and was kind of excited...