Short Stories

Check out several of my award-winning short stories below!

(I’ve also included synopses for stories I’m planning to extend and/or publish….eventually.)

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Synopsis:

Blackjack, a feral cat on the run from animal control, goes on a sea adventure with a human who might just be the owner he’s always wanted.

3rd Place (Round 1, H88)
2018 NYC Midnight Short Story Challenge

Prompts:
Action/Adventure + Spearfishing + A restaurateur

Synopsis:

Would you like me to play that on living room TV?

3rd Place (Round 1, H102)
2019 NYC Midnight Short Story Challenge

Prompts:
Ghost Story + A dinner party + A personal assistant

Eudora Welty Award in Creative Writing (2004)

2nd Place, MSMS Short Story Competition

Click here to access entire 2004 Southern Voices Magazine!


NYC Midnight Short Story Challenge Submission (2018)


NYC Midnight Short Story Challenge Submission (2019)

Prompts: Sci-Fi / Preservation / A military recruiter

*CONTENT WARNING*
hate speech, gun violence, Islamophobia, suicide