Category: Short stories for adults

The Lady in Red

The Lady in Red Regina could hear the sound of her Louboutins on the parquet floor as she walked into the gallery. She was early, and the table holding flutes of already-poured champagne to welcome the guests was still covered. It had been a long day at work, but she …

Double Seduction

Double Seduction Simon pressed his thigh against Clark’s. He liked being close to Clark when he wasn’t paying attention to him. Clark was busy smiling at Beth, who had just come back from London on business. They were waiting to be seated at the bar. Beth stirred her gin and …

The Big Tip

The Big Tip Jonah’s coffee was cold; he had purposely lingered with it so the waitress would walk back over. He had been coming to this cafe for years, but Lala was a new addition. And she offered him much more of a pick-me-up far more than the cup of …

Tools

Tools Angelica pulled her hair up and looked in the mirror, she was tired. She returned to the motel room that had been her home for a few weeks, while she was away for work. It was not a Bates Motel affair, and was nice enough. Clean. And working as …

Crescendo

Crescendo Regina loved her violin, but it was a pleasure to put it down. She had spent most of her day carrying it around town, on her hour long commute to her day job to then back across town to her gig that night. She had played nineteenth-century movements all …

Pleasure in the Unlikeliest Places

The first time that she saw Jamie, she wanted him and she did not even know it. It was not until the third time that she met him, and he looked at her that she realized that anything was there for her and she still didn’t think about making anything …

Ice Cream – Erotika

Ice Cream Peggy paused as she saw her reflection in a store window. Her hair was done up, and she wore a pretty cream and rose dress that was part of her uniform from the old-fashioned ice cream shoppe where she worked. She smiled, and then continued up the steps …

Wait

The first time she was frustrated.  By the third time she was pissed.  But the fourth and eighth and twelfth times, she barely remembered and didn’t care. The first time they were at her apartment.  After a second date.  This was “faster” than was normal for her, but hell, people …

Hogtied

Vivian Lord was the hottest actress to grace the big screen in 5 years, and now she was coming to Broadway. The fearless Academy Award winner was taking on the lead role in the new Kenneth Harrison play, Hogtied. While the playwright hadn’t yet met Lord, he was thrilled that …

Meet Me on the Roof

Poking her head into the corridor, she looked right and then let, trying to stifle a giggle. ‘Coast is clear!’ she hissed over her shoulder. Turning back to aim herself toward the elevators, she added ‘OK, I’ll go first and call the elevator and then…Ow!’ She yelped at the sudden …