The First Snow of the Year

January’s theme was Holiday, so I wrote this story: It was the strangest assortment of animals. Grizzly bears sat silently next to mountain lions, who in turn ignored the herd of deer that stood calmly by the edge of the clearing. There were small animals too: foxes, pine martins, rabbits and voles. Birds lined the…

A Western Story

Here’s my take on a western, written for our short story group. It is called ‘The Man With No Face’ ¬†There are some people who are quite terrible at everything. Cole Lightfingers was one of those people. But there was one thing ‘Fingers was good at, and he had built his entire life around it.…