On the Stoop

Dreamspinner Press published a series of very short stories for Halloween 2011 that were available for the month of October only. It was called the Halloween Howl. Now that October is over, you can read my story for free in PDF right here!

About On the Stoop: This is a short story that is really about the reaction I (a kid from the suburbs) had to Halloween in New York City when I first moved here. Adrian is a new arrival in New York and he’s feeling alienated by the city. On his walk home through Brooklyn on Halloween, he meets a man who makes him think maybe the city isn’t that bad.

Read the PDF: On the Stoop.