Category Archives: Fiction

Looking Back Almost Sixty Years (appropriately, considering the date!) by Jeff Baker, for Friday Flash Fics, July 20th, 2018.

Ars Pro Multis By Jeff Baker   We were browsing through my old Senior Yearbook after dinner, when Artie pointed to the picture. “Hey! I recognize him! That’s Jerryl Donnelo, isn’t it?” “Well, yes,” I said. “But back in 1958, … Continue reading

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More Progress (Okay, some progress!)

Work on the two main projects is plodding along—at least I am doing a little each day. The Jamesian ghost story is up to nearly 2000 words, they want 2000 to 5000, and I have to have enough for it … Continue reading

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I Really Gotta Be Out of My Mind Dept. by Jeff Baker (July 15, 2018)

As I’m currently between jobs, looking for a job and have time I’m writing something for a submissions call that I just found out about. The deadline is right before the end of the month. Juuuuuuust about two weeks for … Continue reading

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Something Spooky for Friday the Thirteenth; Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker, July 13, 2018.

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July’s Flash Fiction Draw Challenge from Jeff Baker, July 9, 2018.

The Missing Disc Mystery By Jeff Baker     “Take this down,” Detective McNulty said.” “Yessir,” young officer, Cowell said, pulling out a metal box from the back of the squad car. “Tracked suspect through Benford, Missouri. Lost his trail … Continue reading

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Mystery in Missouri by Jeff Baker for Friday Flash Fics. July 6, 2018.

  Like a Thief in the Night By Jeff Baker Note: For purposes of this story, imagine the guy in the picture wearing something a lot less modern and urban. —–j.s.baker   The business at the bank had the whole … Continue reading

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‘Nathan Burgoine’s First Short-Story Collection, reviewed by Jeff Baker.

Of Echoes Born Reviewed by Jeff Baker   “Of Echoes Born” is the first short story collection by ‘Nathan Burgoine. (Bold Strokes Books, 2018.) Maybe better known for his novels, Burgoine has been one of the best writers in the … Continue reading

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