The Obituary 

I learned that you are dead.  Although words say you have passed, your cruel deeds committed by you to me as a child still lingered for decades. You might have softened and treated your own children better than you treated your foster children.  I had a condition you judged as a plea for attention. Rather … Continue reading The Obituary 

The Attendant by Raymond Roy: #flashfiction #shortstory #humor #humour

Opening the men's room door, his down feathers swayed with the slight change in air pressure.  Dropping my trousers and taking a seat, "Hey" While Spinning his head away from me, he looks to see the fly that landed on his feathered back. With a quick shiver, shakes it off."Hey yourself, where you been, " … Continue reading The Attendant by Raymond Roy: #flashfiction #shortstory #humor #humour

World on a string by Raymond Roy: 100 word Friday Fictioneers. 

Whack,whack,Crraack! It was a game. Chestnuts on a knotted leather string. Placing your chestnut in a shallow hole, you took turns swinging one at the other, until one broke.  With each victory, chestnuts became one year older. Ralphie smirked as my chestnut shattered like a banana fresh out of liquid nitrogen. Affectionately kissing his petrified … Continue reading World on a string by Raymond Roy: 100 word Friday Fictioneers. 

#tuesdayuseitinasentence :Heat

Heat As the cabin door opened, like an infrared paranormal entity, the desert heat of Yuma, Arizona, infiltrated the fuselage, enveloping my Pacific Northwest born epidermis, and alleviating the tensions of a long plane ride.  #tuesdayuseitinasentence Written for Stephanie at Word Adventure’s #tuesdayuseitinasentence Today the prompt word is HEAT. See how to join in and to read … Continue reading #tuesdayuseitinasentence :Heat