“We need to talk.” David’s voice sounded like a stranger’s––subdued and hesitant. Celeste’s stomach clenched, but she didn’t turn around. The dinner plate in her hand was dry, but she kept the dishrag moving in mindless, persistent circles. She could barely make out his reflection in the window above the sink, see-through and indistinct. “It’s … Continue reading Leaving
There's a crazy lady in my living room. She's a runaway train, hijacked by an inner demon. Her lips curl as she spits bitter vulgarities. She paces, face flushed with rage. Heels strike angry staccato on hardwood, like a heartbeat. Before her, husband and friend, exchange private, amused glances. Who smiles at a time like … Continue reading The Cyclone
Hello lovely readers & Happy New Year! I have a sneaky little treat for you in this Writer's Workout Anthology - "72 Hours of Insanity Volume 5." While you won't see the MM Schreier byline, like you did in Volume 4, but you will find four more of my stories in there, under the pseudonym … Continue reading Sneaky Little Treat!
Folks, you can now get a copy (print or e-book) of the Writers Workout anthology: 72 Hours of Insanity: Volume IV. This book features all the placing entries for the Writers Games - a 2 month long, prompted short story competition. You can find four (yes, I said four) MM Schreier stories in this compilation. … Continue reading 72 Hours of Insanity: IV