Time Gone By – Part 17 – Science Fiction

“That little doggie isn’t even big enough to eat solid food yet,” I said. “By the time he is, he’ll love the cats and not want to hurt them, let alone eat them.” “That’s right,” the woman behind the counter said. “So if you’re sure, then you can take them all home now.” “We are,Continue reading “Time Gone By – Part 17 – Science Fiction”

Time Gone By – Part 16 – Science Fiction

This is a work of fiction. “What?!” Stacey screamed into my ear for the second time that day. I was starting to get a headache. “We lose our jobs and then he goes on a shopping spree? What did he buy and when?” “Calm down,” I said. “All of these transactions were made before youContinue reading “Time Gone By – Part 16 – Science Fiction”

In Life – Part 4 – Sci-Fi Fantasy

This is a work of fiction. There’s hardly any traffic on the way home. As soon as I walk through the front door, I take off my shoes, go to my room, change into my old pyjamas, and lie down on my bed. It’s not late but I’m through with the day. The problem isContinue reading “In Life – Part 4 – Sci-Fi Fantasy”

Time Gone By – Part 15 – Science Fiction

This is a work of fiction. “What?!” Stacey screamed into my ear. “Vincent! What a . . .” She swore blisteringly and then said, “Sorry Mom. I guess I’d better tell Chuck. I guess we’ll have to see if we can change our flight.” “Rushing back here won’t help, and it’s probably exactly what heContinue reading “Time Gone By – Part 15 – Science Fiction”

In Life – Part 3 – Sci-Fi Fantasy

This is a work of fiction. The truck’s engine won’t start, so I’m going to be stuck here for a while. I see a woman talking on a cell phone and wish I had one. While she can call wherever she’s going and explain she’s stuck in traffic, I have to sit here and waitContinue reading “In Life – Part 3 – Sci-Fi Fantasy”

Time Gone By – Part 14 – Science Fiction

This is a work of fiction. I was not looking forward to the conversaton I was going to have with Sammy when it was his turn to help me. It wouldn’t be until dinner, so I would just have to get through the day. We’d just eaten breakfast when my phone rang. I looked atContinue reading “Time Gone By – Part 14 – Science Fiction”

In Life – Part 2 – Sci-Fi Fantasy

This is a work of fiction. I make myself a fancy lunch because I don’t know what else to do, and I’ve just gone into the bathroom when the phone rings. I hurry and make it to the phone by about the twelfth ring. “Alexis!” It’s Amanda, my best friend in the whole wide world.Continue reading “In Life – Part 2 – Sci-Fi Fantasy”