David Nye

David is a former Army journalist and paratrooper. He served two deployments overseas, including one deployment to Afghanistan, before leaving the Army to study writing. He currently lives and writes in Orlando, Florida.

Stories by David Nye

The Cat’s Owner

Illustrated by James Brown

Charlie got down on his hands and knees to look under another car. “Here kitty, kitty, kitty, kitty,” he said. “Come here, pretty boy. Come on, Noah.” Claire was standing over him, looking around the night street. Streetlights sat dark on most of the block, and the ones that flickered to life every night illuminated only graffiti …