Short Story: Open Secret

The house was as enigmatic as the woman whom I would have the pleasure of interviewing. Gloria Kirkland is the last living icon of a forgotten age, wife of the infamous financier, Rutherford Kirkland, matriarch of family that has touched almost every aspect of American life, yet she is relatively unknown to the masses. That's … Continue reading Short Story: Open Secret

Short Story: Breaking free

"This is bullshit," moaned a disheveled, middle-aged man as he slammed another empty glass onto the bar. His eyes were beginning to glaze over, and he had started slurring his speech. "I don't know why I put up with it!" "What's gotten into you, James?" His friend Nelson - this one nursing his first scotch and … Continue reading Short Story: Breaking free