Patreon Microfiction: The Way to the Devil’s Heart.

‘The Way to the Devil’s Heart’ is, of course, bad theology. But it’s not exactly bad psychology. It is, indeed, very difficult to be unpleasant to someone who is cheerfully serving you a piping-hot portion of properly prepared roast beef, particularly if they are being generous about the crust. It’s just so petty. And nobody likes to think of themselves as being petty.


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Patreon Microfiction: Wartime Catastrophe.

There’s a longer short story embedded in ‘Wartime Catastrophe.’ A very bloody and extremely merciless one. So much so I’m not sure if I should be the one to write it: after all, when all is said and done I’m just this big pussycat…


Patreon Microfiction: “Assault With Batteries.”

I like the conceit and the world of ‘Assault With Batteries;’ but I suspect that I don’t have the math needed to write it. There’s a conceit in it that would make an engineer’s eye start twitching, you see. Ach, well, should have taken more STEM classes…