Tag: shortstories

A Short Story–The Unexpected© Elsa Wolf

“Let’s have breakfast together tomorrow,” Joey said, over the mobile phone. “Yes, I’d love to,” Maggie replied. The reception wasn’t ideal and sounded to his mother like he was talking into a tin can. She continued wiping down the kitchen counters with one hand while holding the phone in the other. “We need to meet…

An Example of A Gripping Short Story 1949

Death of a Racehorse by W.C. Heinz – Published in The Sun, July 29, 1949 They were going to the post for the sixth race at Jamaica, two-year olds, some making their first starts, to go five and a half furlongs for a purse of four thousand dollars. They were moving slowly down the backstretch toward…