Short Stories

(1) title also appears in Machine Feelings and Other Stories by Phil Temples from Big Table Publishing Company, ISBN 0996988734
(2) title also appears in A Home for Laika and Other Tails by Phillip E. Temples from Big Table Publishing Company, ISBN 978-1-945917-66-0
(3) title also appears in People of Few Words – Volume 5, November, 2014 ISBN: 978-1-326-05204-1
(4) title also appears in The Best of Boston Literary Magazine Volume One, June 2016 from Big Table Publishing
(5) title also appears in The Best of Fiction on the Web: 1996-2017, ISBN 9780992693916

Apocalypse

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

Appointed Rounds

Accepted for publication July 2021 in A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(210 words)

1Arachnophobia

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

At Peace

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

1Banana, The

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

Beautiful Symbiotic Relationship, A

Accepted for publication July, 2021 in A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(335 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)

2Blah Blah Spot, Blah Blah Blah

Accepted for publication February 202 in Boston Literary Magazine (also published in A Home for Laika and Other Tails under the alternate name “Streams”, July 2021)
(107 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)

1Boogeyman

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)

1Chiral 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)

Conspiracy

Accepted for publication July, 2021 in A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(365 words)

Cosmic Joke

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

1Crossing Over

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

Daggers

Accepted for publication July, 2021 in A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(65 words)

Damned Lie, A

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

Danger Will Robinson

Accepted for publication December 2020 in Altered Reality Magazine
(94 words)

1Deadly Force

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

Demon Wind

Accepted for publication in the 58th issue (Volume 15, number 2) of Wilderness House Literary Review
(119 words)

Diary of an Alien

Accepted for publication Summer, 2020 issue of Clever Magazine
(1323 words)

Die-Off

Accepted for publication, January 2022 in 50-Word Stories
(50 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)

Downward Flow

Accepted for publication, May, 2020 in Boston Literary Magazine
(123 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)

Dunstable Horror, The

Accepted for publication December, 2021 by 101 Words.
(101 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)

1Failure To Communicate, A

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

Fake News

Accepted for publication July 19, 2018 in Children, Churches and Daddies
(697 words)

Filings

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

Final Resting Place

Accepted for publication September, 2020 in Down in the Dirt, v175
(204 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)

Five Bottles

Accepted for publication December, 2018 in 365 Tomorrows
(575 words)

Fractal Universe

Accepted for publication, October 2021 in 365 Tomorrows
(292 words)

2Free 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)

Heart to Heart

Accepted for publication July, 2021 in A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(263 words)

1Galaxy Tree

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

Gravity Hill

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

Gray

Accepted for publication January, 2022 in Scribes*MICRO*Fiction
(101 words)

1Great 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)

1Guardian, 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)

Holy Land

Accepted for publication, October, 2020 in 101 Words
(101 words)

Home for Laika, A

Accepted for publication July 2021 in the story anthology A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(323 words)

1House of Bob, The

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

Hurry Up and Find God

Accepted for publication July, 2021 in A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(168 words)

If You Experience Any of These Symptoms

Accepted for publication in an upcoming issue of Boston Literary Magazine (105 words)

1Imagine

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

In Control

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

1Incognito

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

2Intervention

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

1Jenna

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

1Justice

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

1Killing Machine

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

1Kiss, Bow, Or Shake Hands

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

Klaatu Barada Nikto

Accepted for publication December 2020 in Altered Reality Magazine
(107 words)

Lamed Vavnik

Accepted for publication in “Lyrical Somerville” in the April 1, 2020 issue of The Somerville Times
(148 words)

1Last 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)

1Last Resort, A

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

1Last 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)

1Levinson’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)

1Little Thief, The

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

Lovely Ride in the Park, A

Accepted for publication October, 2020 in Bagel with the Bards #14
(127 words)

1Machine Feelings

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

1Makerspace

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

1,2Mixed 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)

O Holy Night

Accepted for publication January, 2022 in Five On the Fifth
(955 words)

Obedience School

Accepted for publication July 2021 in A Home for Laika and Other Tails
(163 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)

1Over Think The Plumbing

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

1Payback

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)

1Perfect Fit, A

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

1Pest

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)

1Protector

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

1Puff

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

1Purgare

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

1Purpose

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

QRM

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

2Record Breaker

Accepted for publication July, 2020 in Boston Literary Magazine
(91 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)

1,3Rewind

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

1Riding 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)

1RTFM

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)

Ruptured Space

Accepted for publication in the April, 2020 issue of Boston Literary Magazine
(89 words)

1Safari

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

Same

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

Scientific Method, The

Accepted for publication August, 2020 in Boston Literary Magazine
(239 words)

Scollay Square

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

Sincerest Form of Flattery, The

Accepted as a 2nd Half 2019 Winner of the London Independent Story Prize (140 words)

Sky Fall

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

1Skyfall

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)

1Some 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)

1Spring Break

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

1,5Spurs That Jingle Jangle Jingle

Accepted for publication February, 2015 in Fiction on the Web
(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)

1Tabby 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)

This is London Calling

Accepted for publication December, 2021 by 365 Tomorrows
(464 words)

This Too Shall Pass

Accepted for publication June, 2019 in Bagels With the Bards, Bagelbard Anthology #13
(132 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)

1Tormentors

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

1Tough Nut To Crack, A

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

1Trap, The

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

1Truth Is Out There, The

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

1Unformed

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

Unicycles

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

4Unrequited Love

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

1Valley 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)

1Wanna 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 Goes Around Floats Around

Accepted for publication November, 2020 in Wilderness House Literary Review
(98 words)

1What Might Have Been

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

1When 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)