Category: Story

The Daemon Muse

By William Kiraly, © July 2018 Prompt: What happens when a creative person cannot or will not give life to their creations. Author’s Note: This story contains some strong language and mild sexual descriptions. Audio Version   1978 Danny stacked up his roommates’ dirty dishes onto the old wooden wire spool that served as their …

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Something That Will Not Let Go

Something That Will Not Let Go

Note: this is a horror story containing graphic content that may not be suitable for everyone. Reader and listener discretion is advised. Audio version read by the author By William Cohen-Kiraly 7/16/2017 Inspired by “Bury My Lovely” Performed by October Project feat. Mary Fahl Song written by Emil Adler and Julie Flanders A shadow …

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The Offering

The Offering By William Kiraly, November 2016 Prompt: The tomb of Gustave Guillaumet by Louis-Ernest Barrias Paris, France — May 1887 The rain tapped insistently on the skylights of Barrias’ studio. The sky was grey and he had trouble seeing his clay as he made the final clay for his bronze sculpture. Barrias didn’t know …

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Pea Soup

Pea Soup Prompt: Place: on a farm; Character: a court reporter; Object: a can of peas; Time: in the year 1991 by William C. Kiraly December 2014 I’m not a big a man, not a tough or scary guy so new roommate day was always an anxious day. My last roommie, Peter, was an annoying putz …

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Curved Space

Curved Space By William Kiraly December 18, 2014 Prompt: A Pizza delivery guy proposing to a spaceship captain “Earth Ship Neil Armstrong, Captain’s Log: September 9, 2437: If the chronometers can be believed, it is now 2637 Earth time, 2394 in our ship time. That means we’ve been asleep for over 120 years our time …

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