Category Archives: Fiction

“The River of the New Moon,” by Jeff Baker, Going Dark for Friday Flash Fics (Friday, March 13th, 2020)

The River of the New Moon By Jeff Baker During the nights when the Moon is new and not in the sky, she is nonetheless busy elsewhere. Sometimes she manifests herself as a nighthawk and soars the evening skies. Sometimes, … Continue reading

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“The Adventure of the Open Field.” Mystery and Murder for the March Flash Fiction Draw Challenge by Jeff Baker. March 9, 2020

Note: This month’s Flash Fiction Draw Challenge was for a mystery, set in an open field involving a beard trimmer. I’ve been to a few small farm towns in Kansas like the one I depict here. Special thanks to Cait … Continue reading

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“Third Gramaltioff from the Outer Side” by Jeff Baker. Racing into Friday Flash Fics for March 6, 2020.

             Third Gramaltioff From the Other Side By Jeff Baker   Prince Almazotz stood on top of the ridge and wiped the dust from his eyes. The road was dry and dusty but the hills … Continue reading

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Surf’s Up! “Impact Zone” by Jeff Baker for Friday Flash Fics (February 28, 2020.)

Impact Zone By Jeff Baker   “Wow! Look at that sky!” Kendrick said, hoisting his surfboard a little higher as he walked along the beach. “Yeah,” Brent said, balancing his board under his arm. “Think this is the place?” “Just … Continue reading

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Day Of the Dark Earth; Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker (February 21, 2020)

The Day of the Dark Earth By Jeff Baker I had my first kiss when I was sixteen years old under the Greek columns in the middle of summer. I remember the place; there aren’t a lot of Greek columns … Continue reading

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The Kid In Yellow; an Ancient Evil in Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker; February 14, 2020

The Kid In Yellow By Jeff Baker   I pulled my car next to Basil’s ancient roadster hoping he wasn’t dressed in his aviator’s goggles and one of those long dusters like in that Terry-Thomas movie. “Sidney!” I heard the … Continue reading

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Something Gothic for the Monthly Flash Fiction Draw Challenge, by Jeff Baker. February 10, 2020.

Winter Season at MacKaylor Castle By Jeff Baker   NOTE: The genre, location and object for this month’s Flash Fiction Draw Challenge were a Gothic Romance set in a mausoleum with a pair of goggles. And I’d been watching too … Continue reading

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