Category Archives: Christmas

Emilthrii and Stalarovyotep …a Christmas Tale of the Macabre for Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker. December 24th, 2021.

Emilthrii and Stalarovyotep by Jeff Baker The sunsets were getting earlier so on the evening before the New Moon I took the shovel and went out to the Northeast corner of my backyard. I glanced at the darkened, cloudy sky, … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Fantasy, Fiction, Friday Flash Fics, Friday Flash Fictions, Horror, Short-Stories | Leave a comment

“Las Posadas,” A Friday Flash Fics Christmas Story by Jeff Baker (December 17, 2021)

Las Posadas by Jeff Baker It was a couple of weeks before Christmas around 1993, a week before finals and I was going to St. Nigel’s College in Kansas. To my mind about as far away from where Scott Garcia … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Fiction, Friday Flash Fics, Friday Flash Fictions, LGBT, Short-Stories | Leave a comment

Rainbow Snippets: “Christmas at Demeter’s Bar” by Jeff Baker. December 11, 2021.

Every week we post six lines from a work of ours, a work-in-progress or published or a recommendation of someone else’s work. Posted at Rainbow Snippets here:https://www.facebook.com/groups/963484217054974 Here’s some more snippets from a Christmas story I wrote. This one from … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Demeter's Bar, Fiction, LGBT, Rainbow Snippets, Science Fiction, Short-Stories | 4 Comments

“The Prancing and Pawing of Each Little Hoof,” by Jeff Baker, December 22, 2020. (For Friday Flash Fics.)

                              The Prancing and Pawing of Each Little Hoof                                              By Jeff Baker                                                     I wasn’t going home for Christmas that year, and I was working so I didn’t mind. I had decorated my room with a few Christmas … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Fantasy, Fiction, Friday Flash Fics, Short-Stories | Leave a comment

Progress Report, from Jeff Baker. December 21, 2020.

Not a lot of actual progress to report for the last week or so. I wrote down the opening to a story whose idea I dreamed up almost forty years ago when I got my first car (Has it been … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Progress Reports, Writing | Leave a comment

“Beer For Christmas.” by Jeff Baker. (An oldie.)

NOTE: I wrote this quite a while back and posted this here a few years ago. It seems like time to post it again! Merry Christmas! —–jsb          Beer For Christmas                                                 By Jeff Baker             We left Santa beer … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Poems, Poetry | Leave a comment

Luminarias shine for Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker. December 18, 2020.

Luminarias                                                  By Jeff Baker             “How much further?” I asked.             “Not much. This way, just watch your step,” Eric said.             I was watching. There were rocks all over these foothills and it was getting dark fast. I … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Fiction, Friday Flash Fics, LGBT, Science Fiction, Short-Stories, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“Show Me The Way To Go Home,” Christmas fiction by Jeff Baker. December 25, 2019.

Show Me The Way To Go Home  By Jeff Baker   “I really appreciate this,” I said as we sped down the city street. “I didn’t expect to get a cab this time of night, especially so near Christmas, but … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Fantasy, Fiction, Short-Stories, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Snowfall and Schnapps for Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker, November 24, 2019.

Snowfall and Schnapps By Jeff Baker   The three of them trudged down the road in the snow toward the lights of town. “Hey! Let’s go in here!” Snooker said. “Never gone in here before!” “Yeah! Look at the sign, … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Fantasy, Fiction, Friday Flash Fics, Short-Stories, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Two Stories Read by Angel Martinez

Angel Martinez reads a weekly story (or part of one) on her blog on Fridays. She’s read one of mine before, and this past Friday she read two! Sure as my name is Jeff Baker, this is a thriller: https://angelmartinezauthor.weebly.com/from-angels-cave/friday-reading-day-marsden-tower-camera-obscura

Posted in Angel Martinez, Christmas, Demeter's Bar, Fantasy, Fiction, Friday Flash Fics, Horror, Jack Finney, Science Fiction, Uncategorized | Leave a comment