Olasky Short Stories
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Hail, Caesar

Voices | What comes before the fall
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 8/15/18, 11:10 am

Thirteenth episode in a once-a-quarter short short fiction series. For other stories in this series, visit wng.org/shortstories.

George Caesar had a lot to be thankful for. The friendships he made as an Aggie Yell Leader at A&M helped him get started in a high-tech business. He dated Heather, the prettiest cheerleader. With her urging he joined a church. Everything fell in line.

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Mike Khan, social justice warrior

Voices | New direction after a brush with death
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 6/07/18, 08:00 pm

Twelfth in a series of short short fiction. For other stories in this series, visit wng.org/shortstories.

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Could have been worse

Voices | Growing up poor and pretty
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 2/22/18, 10:28 pm

Eleventh in a once-a-quarter series of short short stories. Read previous stories at wng.org/shortstories.

Esperanza grew up poor, without a dad but with a chessboard. All the other chess nerds in high school wanted to sleep with her. She told them that anyone who checkmated her king could also checkmate her. She knew no one ever would.

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