The Nice Thing About Strangers

Creative Non-Fiction Short Stories. :) Travel, Oldsters, Love, and Compassion.

The Lone Star and her Husband

A man with a pink-striped polo shirt with a nonetheless tough disposition walks by the cafĂ© window. He sees the sixty-something red-haired woman at a table inside. He breaks out … Continue reading

August 7, 2013 · 7 Comments

Acquiesce (and Check, please)

The young couple sits together on the same side of the booth. The boy tries to teach his completely beautiful girlfriend how to play chess–or not how to play, precisely, … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · 7 Comments

Double Date

The couple ducks into the restaurant–the doorways give them plenty of clearance, but they bow anyway. The host shows them to a table and the woman takes the chair facing … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · 9 Comments

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