Outside Man

I’m surprised when Randy’s name appears on my phone. He rarely calls now except to thank me for the box […]


At first, I didn’t see you, as I walked uphill from the Spuyten Duyvil station under the early darkening five […]

Duck and Cover

“In case of an atomic bomb attack, duck under your desk and cover your head.” Today, that advice seems ludicrous. Anyone […]

The Fly

Two clocks, out of sync, beat out time on the white wall. The rhythm reminds me of that tell-tale heart, […]

Cave 7

A few weeks ago I received an unsolicited package at my door, tore open the envelope and found a 355-page, […]

After Daniel

“He’s buried in the back,” she tells me, “by the angel.” I only met her a couple of weeks ago, […]