I was Once a Drug Lord
Read Time: 6 mins | Live on MasticadoresIndia “Hi Jimmy.” Her voice rang in my one good ear. Sweet Jesus, she had seen me, and there was no avoiding her now. I waved and walked to her counter. “I came to renew my license.” “You could have done it online, Jimmy.” Charmaine peered at me… Continue reading
My Friend Kabir
Read Time: 4 mins Kabir Khan sat anxiously waiting for us to give him an answer. Perhaps he had solicited the wrong crowd. Perhaps he was just desperate. We quickly decided that it was both and went in for the kill. “We will lend you the twenty thousand, but we ask for forty in return.”… Continue reading
Another short story by Shorts Illustrated Art work @fiddlinpig Johnny McDaniels Her legs couldn’t carry her fast enough, and her chest was heaving. She felt like she was back at one of her triathlon meets in college. But that was nearly twenty years ago. She wasn’t that person anymore. The wooden boards on the dock… Continue reading
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