THE CROW, a Short Story

by Jackie Houchin   Okay, I guess it was my fault, but it was an understandable mistake. Sure, I should have double-checked, but I hadn’t, so sue me! Oops, I didn’t mean to use that word, although being sued was the least of my worries after the “incident.” I had really wanted to kill the pesky crows that were…

JUMP! a Short Story

by Jackie Houchin I’m standing on the edge of a lookout point on the rim of the Grand Canyon. It’s just before dawn. I can see the sky in the east becoming less black. I’ll have to do it soon. I don’t want to be a spectacle for curious eyes. I just want it done.…