Stories tagged “The Walking Man”

  • The Walking Man

    “Did you hear about the rapist the police caught three nights ago?” I paused in the act of turning up the volume on my ipod to drown out the women seated behind me and listened. “Oh my god. What happened?” “So Tuesday nigh...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Acceptance

    Martin Cooke whistled while he walked. An unlit cigarette rested behind his ear and his long brown coat nipped at the heels of his boots and kicked up the dust of the road. His stride was long and steady, as though he could walk forever, and though he ...

    • Author: Robert Quick
    • Posted almost 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Buoyed By Hate (Day 116) (Mature)

    Randall took off his hat as he entered the bar and left it by the door. His clothes, long and black, carried dust from the road. He had been walking for quite a spell. He didn’t know exactly why he was there but the places he was drawn to always ...