First installment of John W. Howell’s award-winning short story, Cold Night Out on The Community Storyboard.
The May issue of Writers Digest announced the winners of the Popular Fiction Awards and I am very pleased that my short story Cold Night Out won an Honorable Mention. Since Writers Digest only publishes the Grand Prize winner, I thought you might enjoy reading it on Community Storyboard. The story is 4300 words so I will run it in three installments as I know most of you don’t have a lot of time to spend reading a story this long in one sitting. Cold Night Out is the first of several short stories I have written in which the same character finds himself in unusual circumstances. I hope you like it.
Cold Night Out by John W. Howell © 2012
I am not really sure how I managed to end up flat on my back spread eagled looking up at the black sky, but one thing is certain; I…
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