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Gallimaufry

Joined February 2010.

15 stories, 0 challenges, 14 comments, and 11 friends

Stories

  1. Dazed and Confused

    In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. He created the sun and the moon, the stars in the heavens, night and day, all the creatures of the earth, and then finally he created man and woman in his own image. God looked on it all and saw t...

  2. Hiroshima

    We silently watched the small black speck falling out of a clear summer sky.

  3. Until next time ...

    The man they hanged today didn’t do it; I did.

  4. A vampire's lament

    They finally figured out the stake thing.

  5. A quotidian horror story

    I thought my cup was half full, but it was half empty.

  6. Guess

    After puzzling for the best part of an evening, how about these … fort, to, shin, hone, man, lad, war, den, analog, iron

  7. Schadenfreude

    I told them all that it would end in tears. It did.

  8. Acid bath

    I’ve often idly imagined disposing of a dead body. Not any more.

  9. After the Apocalypse

    Remember when you said only if I was the last man alive …?

  10. Clara, a tribute to the Brothers Grimm (part 4)

    The woodcutter became afraid and leaped at the bird to catch it, but it flew away. The next morning, the woodcutter awoke at dawn. Again, a bird sat on his window sill and it sang this song: You may cut off my head, you may strike me dead, but I will r...

  11. Clara, a tribute to the Brothers Grimm (part 3)

    Clara did not sing again for many days. But she was a happy child and soon she began to sing again. So finally her father said to her: Child, three times I have asked you not to sing yet still you sing. For your disobedience I will punish you that you ...

  12. Clara, a tribute to the Brothers Grimm (part 2)

    Clara did not sing again for many days. But she was a happy child and soon she began to sing again. So a second time her father said to her: Child, each day I go into the forest to cut wood for fire and earn bread so that we might eat. Each day I work ...

  13. Clara, a tribute to the Brothers Grimm (part 1)

    There was once a girl named Clara who was a carefree and happy child. All day long she would laugh and sing as she worked about the house. Her father worked as a woodcutter and he was very poor. Each dawn he would go forth to work in the forest and at ...

  14. All this buttoning and unbuttoning

    What might have been in that distant place If I had found the strength to seize the sun, To spend it’s fires in a blinding instant And cast it into darkness. What might have been in that shadow land If I had found the words to lead the blind, With b...

  15. Cody was a gunslinger

    Cody was a gunslinger on a little known planet on the western edge of the spiral galaxy. He was tired. And he had a headache. But nothing compared to the headache he would have later, when the chickens came home to roost. Except they weren’t really c...

Gallimaufry's Friends (11)

  • LaraLustre
  • Raymond Finn
  • Paige Elizabeth
  • The Third Robot
  • THX 0477
  • Mostly Harmless
  • Nathaniel Payne
  • Bob Liddil
  • Catherine
  • Gurth
  • Silven

Gallimaufry's Followers (6)

  • Catherine
  • Nathaniel Payne
  • Paige Elizabeth
  • The Third Robot
  • Gurth
  • LaraLustre