Stories by
Robert Hanley

His hand trembles over the garbage, clutching the frozen cake. Invisible beside him, she wonders what will happen when he finally lets go.

Robert Hanley likes putting words next to each other. If you’re especially bored, you can follow him on Twitter @RobertBHanley.

“Try the wine.”

She took a sip, noticed the ring, went to use the restroom. Twenty minutes later, he realized she wasn’t coming back.

Robert Hanley will keep writing until they make him stop.