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Last Breath Day
It’s your typical love story: Boy meets girl, girl gets pregnant, aliens attack, everyone dies. You know, the usual stuff.
Published in Alien Invasions Short Stories (Flame Tree Publishing, March 2018)
Sylvester, Down
The Sylvester is a beautiful old space yacht. While sailing past the far side of the Moon, the Sylvester is attacked. The crew must use all their resources to survive.
Sylvester, Down
Death vs Taxes
The Grim Reaper has been sum-moned by all kinds of fools, but a summons from the IRS is just intriguing enough that he’ll come.
Death vs Taxes
Twister
A young boy has night-mares of twisters, that come to a head the night after his grandmother’s funeral.
Twister
Dee, for the Win
Sixteen-year-old Deacon Carver wants nothing more than to escape his life. Kelp farming ain’t great, the pay’s crap. You risk your life every day. Dee’s only pleasure is Slaughter Ball, a dangerous underwater race.
Dee, for the Win
Act 5 Scene 0
(Romeo’s Remorse)

In this missing scene from Shake-speare’s classic tragedy, we visit Romeo in Mantua. He is beginning to understand the import and ramifications of his actions.
Act 5 Scene 0 (Romeo’s Remorse)
Last Breath Day
The last remnants of humanity are slaves, working for their air. Have a bad work day, it’ll be your last breath day.
Last Breath Day

100-Word Drabbles
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