Stories By Scott William Foley
Phasks

Phasks

July 13, 2019

They say technology will one day tear us apart, but for some, it will bring us together, especially in the case of two young women traveling to a Jill Thompson fan club meeting. Set in the near future, this short story is optimistic, innovative, and humorous as it propels today’s technological trends to the next level. 

Thumb War

Thumb War

July 1, 2019

Hannah Cane has taken the underground competitive thumb wrestling world by storm. Her intellect, improvisation, and unrelenting willpower plays a role in defeating her opponents with such efficiency that she’s been nicknamed “The Machine.” At the championship match, however, she’s accused of fraudulence. Is there any way an average sized woman could somehow cheat her way to victory against men twice her size? The answer will surprise you. 

George Winthrop Jr. Park

George Winthrop Jr. Park

June 22, 2019

When Ben and his friends notice an old man staring at their children in the splash park, he decides a confrontation is in order. But the old man has his reasons, and those reasons will resonate with you.

Chubby Tummy

Chubby Tummy

May 19, 2019

The shower is a sensory experience, one that can elicit memories both good … and bad. 

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

May 12, 2019

Thunder roars, lightning flashes, the rain plummets. Ursula Buckley’s dog, Lady, is in her nook beneath the trailer, but it’s quickly filling with water. Ursula can’t figure out why the dog isn’t getting to safety. Does the old woman dare brave the storm to find out? 

The Miscarried

The Miscarried

April 27, 2019

For some, the miscarried are always remembered … and always loved. 

The Easter Egg Escapade

The Easter Egg Escapade

April 15, 2019

This short story features an Easter egg hunt unlike any other thanks to the grown man running from child to child, stealing their eggs. Rest easy, he has a valid reason for doing so. The only question is whether or not the parents at the event will let him live long enough to explain! 

At just over five minutes long, this funny, heartwarming podcast is perfect for your wait at the car wash, that quick trip for bread, or your relaxing cup of coffee.

Healthy Balls

Healthy Balls

April 7, 2019

In this short story, a family with two young children discuss the merits of “healthy balls.” It’s not what you think. Or maybe it is. Either way, prepare to laugh! 

The One True

The One True

March 31, 2019

In these troubled times, would we even recognize a hero if one walked among us? Such is the premise of “The One True.” Part social commentary, part magical realism, this is a story that will resonate deeply.