It's your twice-weekly dose of flash fiction! Please, no biographical fallacies here: the only similarity between myself and the character in the story is my complete and utter inability to throw a baseball. Well, that and sometimes achy knees.
by Leonard C Suskin
"My father never taught me how to throw a baseball."
Grip,lift, turnpivotthrow, thunk.
grip, lift, turnpivotthrow, thunk.
I come to bed after she's fallen asleep, silently slipping under the sheets beside her.