Eric Shay Howard

Bad blogger. Complicated. Gay.


Tag: short fiction

  • I’m Still Trying To Finish The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

    I’m Still Trying To Finish The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

    They say if you’re a writer, you should read a lot. I understand why people say that, and it’s good advice, but I think it’s important to also remember that you can’t read everything. Well, I can’t. There are also lots of dry periods where I don’t read anything. My reading habits are not consistent. […]

  • Meeting

    Meeting

    “Light’s out.” Jonathan pointed to the star atop the Christmas tree. “Don’t say anything about it. Not even when we put up the decorations,” I said. He put his finger down before Aunt Sherry carried a cardboard box up out of the basement. She stopped for a second and then put the box down at […]

  • Runner

    Runner

    I spill the popcorn after complaining about Berry spilling it last time, which is what I get, he says. I spend too long outside in the hall talking to a man in joggers with a ring on his right ring finger. When I get back with a new tub, I try my best to catch […]