Short Stories

(*) title also appears in Machine Feelings and Other Stories by Phil Temples from Big Table Publishing Company, ISBN 0996988734

Apocalypse

Accepted for publication February, 2015 in The One Million Stories Creative Writing Project
(49 words)

* Arachnophobia

Accepted for publication October, 2015 in Flash Fiction Magazine
(730 words)

At Peace

Accepted for publication December, 2015 in The Zodiac Review 
(971 words)

* Banana, The

Accepted for publication September, 2012 in Catesbury Sable Mare Tales
(936 words)

Bird Job

Accepted for publication May, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(1615 words)

Black Friday

Accepted for publication December, 2015 in Down in the Dirt
(1040 words)

Blessed Virgin, The

Accepted for publication October, 2016 in Fiction on the Web
(1281 words)

Blood Of The Lamb

Accepted for publication September, 2015 in Children, Churches and Daddies
(1371 words)

* Boogeyman

Accepted for publication December, 2012 in BLINK! Fiction for the Time Impaired
(148 words)

Cat Nipped

Accepted for publication June, 2015 in Indiana Voice Journal
(723 words)

* Chiral Nature

Accepted for publication January, 2012 in The World of Myth
(1060 words)

Choreography

Accepted for publication November, 2015 in Dual Coast Magazine
(612 words)

Cosmic Joke

Accepted for publication March, 2015 in The Short Humour Site
(405 words)

* Crossing Over

Accepted for publication December, 2011 in Catesbury Sable Mare Tales
(1150 words)

Damned Lie, A

Accepted for publication April, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(900 words)

* Deadly Force

Accepted for publication April, 2013 in Used Gravitrons
(629 words)

Divide by Zero

Accepted for publication August, 2016 in The Short Humour Site
(18 words)

Dr. Larry Love

Accepted for publication October, 2015 in 101 Words
(101 words)

Drop Out

Accepted for publication July, 2015 in Dual Coast Magazine
(974 words)

DTs, The

Accepted for publication December, 2013 in The Short Humour Site
(368 words)

Eden

Accepted for publication June, 2016 in Zero Flash
(246 words)

End of Days

Accepted for publication February, 2018 in The J.J. Outré Review
(1294 words)

Enemies

Accepted for publication October, 2012 in outwardlink.net
(322 words)

Evolved

Accepted for publication April, 2015 in Danse Macabre
(1705 words)

Exposure

Accepted for publication April, 2015 in Microfiction Monday Magazine
(100 words)

* Failure To Communicate, A

Accepted for publication April, 2013 in The J.J. Outré Review Review
(939 words)

Filings

Accepted for publication March, 2016 in Indiana Voice Journal
(1497 words)

Final Solution, The

Accepted for publication April, 2016 in The Short Humour Site
(24 words)

First Plague, The

Accepted for publication April, 2016 in The Machinery
(897 words)

Free Will

Accepted for publication April, 2015 in Boston Literary Magazine
(249 words)

Friday Night

Accepted for publication November, 2016 in The Fiction Pool
(25 words)

Friends

Accepted for publication September, 2013 in Danse Macabre
(1863 words)

Full Complement

Accepted for publication August, 2015 in Quail Bell
(1552 words)

* Galaxy Tree

Accepted for publicationDecember, 2015 in The Fable Online
(1357 words)

Gravity Hill

Accepted for publication February, 2016 in The Penmen Review
(1351 words)

* Great Fall, A

Accepted for publication July, 2013 in Fiction on the Web
(1095 words)

Groceries

Accepted for publication December, 2017 in The Short Humour Site
(229 words)

* Guardian, The

Accepted for publication January, 2014 in Static Movement
(1287 words)

Harmless Prank

Accepted for publication January, 2015 in The Short Humour Site
(542 words)

Helping Hand

Accepted for publication August, 2016 in Story Shack Magazine
(845 words)

Hero, The

Accepted for publication February, 2016 in 101 Words
(101 words)

* House of Bob, The

Accepted for publication June, 2015 in The Literary Yard
(752 words)

* Imagine

Accepted for publication December, 2013 in Quail Bell
(99 words)

In Control

Accepted for publication December, 2015 in 101 Words
(101 words)

* Incognito

Accepted for publication October, 2102 in Nanoism
(139 words)

Intervention

Accepted for publication February, 2018 in Ariel Chart
(1469 words)

* Jenna

Accepted for publication January, 2014 in Bewildering Stories
(600 words)

* Justice

Accepted for publication November, 2012 in One Forty Fiction
(12 words)

* Killing Machine

Accepted for publication October, 2015 in Calamities Press
(367 words)

* Kiss, Bow, Or Shake Hands

Accepted for publication March, 2015 in The Zodiac Review
(653 words)

* Last Call

Accepted for publication January, 2012 in Bleeding Ink Anthology
(1079 words)

Last One In

Accepted for publication March, 2015 in The Were-Traveler
(100 words)

Last One, The

Accepted for publication April, 2013 in One Forty Fiction
(25 words)

* Last Resort, A

Accepted for publication November, 2012 in Daily Science Fiction
(595 words)

* Last War, The

Accepted for publication January, 2014 in Fiction on the Web
(1659 words)

Late Night Snack

Accepted for publication September, 2012 in The Rusty Nail
(790 words)

Leo Cravitz Incident, The

Accepted for publication June, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(595 words)

* Levinson’s Cat

Accepted for publication September, 2015 in MacroMicroCosm Literary & Art Journal
(1553 words)

Little Honey, A

Accepted for publication June, 2014 in Heater
(1930 words)

* Little Thief, The

Accepted for publication February, 2012 in Stupefying Stories
(769 words)

* Machine Feelings

Accepted for publication December, 2011 in InfectiveINK.com
(754 words)

* Makerspace

Accepted for publication November, 2015 in Bewildering Stories
(1839 words)

* Mixed Breed

Accepted for publication December, 2015 in Potluck Magazine
(2127 words)

Mm-mu

Accepted for publication May, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(570 words)

Moo

Accepted for publication June, 2015 in The Short Humour Site
(25 words)

No Laughing Matter

Accepted for publication November, 2017 in Aphotic Realm
(2077 words)

Obvious Truth, An

Accepted for publication June, 2015 in 101 Words
(101 words)

On The Net and other Twabbles

Accepted for publication November, 2014 in Seven by Twenty

One of Us

Accepted for publication January, 2016 in Story Shack Magazine
(780 words)

On-line Affair

Accepted for publication March, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(497 words)

* Over Think The Plumbing

Accepted for publication January, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(548 words)

* Payback

Accepted for publication October, 2012 in Blink! Fiction for the Time Impaired
(244 words)

Paying it Backwards

Accepted for publication April, 2018 in Bewildering Stories
(2645 words)

* Perfect Fit, A

Accepted for publication October, 2012 in Indiana Science Fiction Anthology Series
(898 words)

* Pest

Accepted for publication June, 2015 in Flash Fiction Magazine
(1219 words)

Poor Irish Bloke, A

Accepted for publication May, 2018 in Fiction on the Web
(1450 words)

Precocious

Accepted for publication April, 2016 in The Short Humour Site
(49 words)

Prison Blues

Accepted for publication April, 2016 in The Penmen Review
(1391 words)

Prophecy, The

Accepted for publication February, 2015 in The Fear of Monkeys
(2387 words)

Prose Interruptus

Accepted for publication March, 2016 in The Short Humour Site
(6 words)

* Protector

Accepted for publication March, 2015 in Quail Bell
(2724 words)

* Puff

Accepted for publication December, 2015 in Fiction on the Web
(1073 words)

* Purgare

Accepted for publication October, 2015 in Literally Stories
(2556 words)

* Purpose

Accepted for publication September, 2012 in The Zodiac Review
(173 words)

QRM

Accepted for publication October, 2015 in The Short Humour Site
(49 words)

Red State Sis

Accepted for publication February, 2015 in Children, Churches and Daddies
(3510 words)

Redemption

Accepted for publication December, 2013 in The Literary Yard
(1412 words)

* Rewind

Accepted for publication September, 2013 in The Short Humour Site
(247 words)

* Riding The Waves

Accepted for publication March, 2016 in Nebula Rift
(2660 words)

Ring My Chimes

Accepted for publication July, 2014 in Microliterature
(363 words)

Ritual, The

Accepted for publication April, 2016 in Zero Flash
(297 words)

Rose Garden

Accepted for publication November, 2015 in The Short Humour Site
(18 words)

Routine

Accepted for publication December, 2017 in Clever Magazine
(796 words)

* RTFM

Accepted for publication April, 2015 in The Short Humour Site
(12 words)

Running Man

Accepted for publication June, 2016 in Children, Churches and Daddies
(871 words)

* Safari

Accepted for publication January, 2016 in Flash Fiction Magazine
(920 words)

Same

Accepted for publication November, 2012 in Flash Fiction World Contests
(422 words)

Scollay Square

Accepted for publication May, 2016 in Literally Stories
(781 words)

Sky Fall

Accepted for publication September, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(197 words)

* Skyfall

Accepted for publication August, 2013 in Separate Worlds
(1907 words)

Small Talk

Accepted for publication March, 2016 in Quail Bell
(376 words)

Snark Hunt

Accepted for publication March, 2015 in Upender
(78 words)

* Some Mighty Fine Wine

Accepted for publication October, 2012 in Fiction on the Web
(670 words)

Speaker To Animals

Accepted for publication September, 2016 in Aphelion
(1516 words)

* Spring Break

Accepted for publication April, 2015 in Fiction on the Web
(3230 words)

* Spurs That Jingle Jangle Jingle

Accepted for publication February, 2015 in Fiction on the Web
Also appeared in The Best of Fiction on the Web, Volume 1: 1996-2017, ISBN 9780992693916
(1442 words)

Star Dust

Accepted for publication October, 2017 in Fiction on the Web
(1357 words)

Staring Contest

Accepted for publication March, 2014 in Flashes in the Pan/Flim-Flam
(709 words)

Starting Over

Accepted for publication February, 2015 in The One Million Stories Creative Writing Project
(143 words)

Stinky

Accepted for publication March, 2013 in Clever Magazine
(998 words)

Stomach Ache

Accepted for publication September, 2016 in Zero Flash
(101 words)

STOP ME

Accepted for publication February, 2017 in Dime Show Review
(10 words)

* Tabby Cat

Accepted for publication May, 2014 in Danse Macabre
(832 words)

That Killing Feeling

Accepted for publication June, 2016 in Postcard Shorts
(294 words)

They’re Here

Accepted for publication September, 2017 in Bewildering Stories
(998 words)

thirsty horse

Accepted for publication July, 2016 in Dime Show Review
(11 words)

Those Two Legs

Accepted for publication April, 2016 in The Magnolia Review
(1382 words)

Thy Will Be Done

Accepted for publication November, 2015 in The Fear of Monkeys
(2092 words)

Tipped

Accepted for publication January, 2015 in The Commonline Journal
(1902 words)

To Have And To Hold

Accepted for publication October, 2015 in The Literary Yard
(246 words)

* Tormentors

Accepted for publication March, 2012 in Separate Worlds
(1555 words)

* Tough Nut To Crack, A

Accepted for publication January, 2014 in Microliterature
(872 words)

* Trap, The

Accepted for publication January, 2012 in Daily Frights Anthology Series
(538 words)

* Truth Is Out There, The

Accepted for publication November, 2013 in Alfie Dog Fiction
(1623 words)

* Unformed

Accepted for publication December, 2011 in The Zodiac Review
(197 words)

Unicycles

Accepted for publication September, 2016 in Dime Show Review
(10 words)

Unrequited Love

Accepted for publication October, 2012 in Boston Literary Magazine
(169 words)

* Valley of Gold

Accepted for publication March, 2012 in Separate Worlds
(973 words)

Vegetarian Fate

Accepted for publication April, 2015 in The Short Humour Site
(140 words)

Vengeance

Accepted for publication June, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(505 words)

Waiting For Anna

Accepted for publication January, 2014 in The Fear of Monkeys
(1925 words)

* Wanna Play A Game?

Accepted for publication November, 2013 in Alfie Dog Fiction
(920 words)

Whack Job

Accepted for publication March, 2015 in Pure Fantasy and Sci-Fi
(831 words)

* What Might Have Been

Accepted for publication March, 2015 in Midnight Circus
(300 words)

* When Pigs Fly

Accepted for publication September, 2012 in Bewildering Stories
(300 words)

White Nothing, The

Accepted for publication February, 2017 in The Darkness Within Ezine
(581 words)

Woman’s Intuition

Accepted for publication October, 2014 in The Short Humour Site
(490 words)