All posts by Chris Beckett

"The Fence" by Monk Eastman

Thank You, Julius

“Wanna play Star Wars?” he asked, his voice getting louder as it ran through the words.
“What’s that?” I asked.
“You don’t know what Star Wars is?” His eyes got wide as he said this, and I just shook my head no.

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College Life

Bill grew up in a small town. He was the kid that delivered your paper, did well in school (class valedictorian), participated in sports (lettering in soccer, hoops, and hardball), played in the band (All-State first saxophone), and was elected to the student council (Treasurer

"The Fence" by Monk Eastman

Thank You, Julius

“Wanna play Star Wars?” he asked, his voice getting louder as it ran through the words.
“What’s that?” I asked.
“You don’t know what Star Wars is?” His eyes got wide as he said this, and I just shook my head no.

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Future Shocks: Aliens & Gold (a script)

Page 1 Panel 1: POV from Earth – the vast emptiness of space. The moon sits heavy in its orbit as an armada of space vessels travels around it heading for Earth. CAPTION It had always been expected. Panel 2: London. Huge ships hover above

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All We Have

They found the swing at a yard sale. Tim hadn’t wanted to stop. He found pawing through other people’s belongings a sordid activity, like some dirty voyeur peering through the young girl’s curtain across the street. But Cindy had been earnest, and he found it