Fictional Humans of New York – Hungry Jack

I don’t like this new hunger. Not that the old ones were great, but better the devil you know, you know? I prefer it when my body hungers for those things that are necessary for its survival rather than feeding appetites that are, lets face it, better left unfed. You know what happens to hungersContinue reading “Fictional Humans of New York – Hungry Jack”

Fictional Humans of New York – Alice

Alice was terrified when Joey told her he was going to Iraq. He might just as well have told her he was going to try jumping off the Empire State Building to see if he could fly. When he was a little boy he was always saying things like that to her, trying to scareContinue reading “Fictional Humans of New York – Alice”

Fictional Humans of New York – Frank

I want to kiss the back of your leg. Just that. Just there. Soon enough the cooler weather’s going to come – you can see the sun is setting earlier now – and your legs will be covered up again until the warm days come back in the Spring. Who knows if I’ll still beContinue reading “Fictional Humans of New York – Frank”

Fictional Humans of New York (FHONY) – Me and Claire

I have incredible taste in women. It’s a rigid taste though, restricted and discriminating. So much so that I’ve hardly ever felt Cupid’s arrow. That’s a good thing, too since I’m particularly susceptible to pleasurable sensations, no matter how bad they sting.   I spent so many years hiding from myself that it’s quite aContinue reading “Fictional Humans of New York (FHONY) – Me and Claire”

Three Bags Full – Fictional Humans of New York (FHONY)

  Three plastic bags. It’s all he’s got; it’s all he needs. He has a system to avoid the worst of the winter on his skin. He’s got a sweater in one of the bags.    The little guy, in severe need of a shave, glides across the floor in his green uniform, determined toContinue reading “Three Bags Full – Fictional Humans of New York (FHONY)”