A Conversation Between Two Good Friends

“Summer is Coming.” As he leaned against the fence, he turned his face toward the setting sun and felt its heat on his skin.  After sweating all day in its unrelenting presence, he now welcomed its touch.  The sensation made him feel alive.  Squinting, he looked past the sun and clouds to another time, another…

Alone in a Conversation

Alone in a Conversation By Scott Senften December 2001 Sitting alone at the table, the steam rising from the passion in his cup. She looks through the mists, past the storm, to the truth that lies shrouded. Have you ever wondered if you’ve chosen your path if you’ve made your choice, he asks. She peers…

Binary Star

Binary Star by Scott Senften 2009 The King watched from his stone balcony as the first of the transition team descended through the clouds.  “Transition” was the official term, but it wasn’t correct and the term stuck in his gut.  He could taste the bile in the back of his throat.  The notification came.  He…

A Soccer Coach’s Twelve Days of Christmas

A Soccer Coach’s Twelve Days of Christmas (A parody by Scott Senften) On the first day of Christmas,  my true love sent to me  A freekick in a good spot.  On the second day of Christmas,  my true love sent to me  Two tricky wings, And a freekick in a good spot. On the third…