Tag Archives: Faux Pas

The Obvious Faux-pas

Elaine loved shopping at Down Island Traders. Despite the rustic exterior, everyone in the “in-crowd” shopped there. As she entered, she stopped, shocked by what she saw. The woman sitting at a table with a latte obviously had antennae, and … Continue reading

Posted in Short Fiction, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 48 Comments

The Housing Faux Pas

Henry and Elaine loved their new home on the planet Demeter III. The colony was famous for flowers the size of houses. They decided to celebrate by painting their roof in vivid, flowery colors. Their neighbors, whose roofs were dull … Continue reading

Posted in Short Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 35 Comments