Saturday, August 31, 2013

Friday, August 30, 2013

Thursday, August 29, 2013

He smiled as the flames licked up from the pile of cash, knowing that his no-good kids would be getting nothing.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Harry was dragged into the modern age by his grandson, who bought him his first computer, but when no one was around it mostly served as a tea tray.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Monday, August 26, 2013

The old-timers sat around telling Stanley about how much better things were way back when, but failed to mention the slew of incurable diseases, lack of amenities and the long hours of work needed for the simplest tasks.

Sunday, August 25, 2013

The farmer, in a fit of frustration and anger, walked toward the bank worker, his finger on the shotgun's trigger.

Saturday, August 24, 2013

She listened to the neighbors as they gossiped about her and was secretly thrilled at the idea they thought her life was so risqué.

Friday, August 23, 2013

The howling kept up through the night as they watched their fire slowly die out.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Sasha's blood-red nails clicked against the gun metal as she drummed her fingers and waited.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

His (former) friends in high places seemed not to him so far below.

Monday, August 19, 2013

Tears and snot poured forth as she loudly confessed her misdeeds.

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Hollowed out by the harrowing tales he heard daily he tried to fill the hole with booze.

Friday, August 16, 2013

Newman's sex scandals behind him, he embarked on his second career in porn.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

He thought of himself as a new Robin Hood, but in his heart-of-hearts Slade knew he was just a hood.
The flat, sun-baked earth stretched for miles.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Tonight Lucy needed stronger stuff than her usual glass of dandelion wine.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Rudy the dancing bear was the greatest, but hated the lights and applause and daydreamed about torturing his trainer.

Monday, August 12, 2013

Felice was a fundamentally good person who was continually in deep with the wrong people.
The guy had juice with the cops and courts and put the squeeze on Drake to keep his name deep-sixed.
Names, ideas, faces began to slip away leaving only jumbled memories.

Friday, August 9, 2013

She believed the Devil had entered her body, but it was really just the flu.

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Locked in the bathroom, the gun heavy in my sweaty hand, I stared into the mirror and willed myself to go through with my plan.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Vincent could not abide the unkempt masses and longed to live among the chapeau and cravat wearing dandies of the world.

Monday, August 5, 2013

He tossed his phone and credit cards into the river and returned to the wild where he was from.

Sunday, August 4, 2013

The nefarious Dr. Thompson, considered a crackpot by his contemporaries, eventually won society over to his ideas and went from pariah to messiah.

Friday, August 2, 2013