Flash Fiction Books
Two longtime, though forever competitive, 50-something American friends meet for a weekend of golf in Roaring Gap, NC (in the Blue Ridge Mountains). The weather is perfect. What could ever go wrong? And, what was on the back of that World War 2 postcard?
A divorced father takes his teenage son and daughter up to a remote cabin in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina, where he wants to tell them something very important about his - and their - future. But a present moment intervenes, and everything forever changes.
The author has a random conversation with a school teacher from Michigan at a craft-beer bar/store in downtown Morganton (NC, USA) on an autumn afternoon. The answer to the final question was hiding behind a submerged granite boulder. Autobiographical. The dialogue is almost verbatim.
James is a naive father who is desperate to make his daughter’s favorite holiday, Halloween, extra special. Realizing that his collection of decor is lack-luster, he decides to go on the hunt for something truly terrifying. He thinks he found the perfect hanging skeleton to scare anyone to...
Two young soldiers - an American specialist and a Romanian guard - are assigned an environmental task in southeastern Afghanistan in 2009. The area is very dangerous; Taliban attacks have recently occurred. Who will be 'the soldier'? Loosely based on something a vet relayed to the author.