Joseph E. Fleckenstein

Joseph E. Fleckenstein has published numerous nonfiction articles in outdoor magazines, technical papers, online courses for professional engineers, a patent and more recently a short story in Prick of the Spindle. Currently he lives in Pennsylvania where he is a self employed engineer and freelance technical writer.

Stories by Joseph E. Fleckenstein

A Family Matter

Illustrated by Alankrita Amaya

Masoud decided it was time to exit the café and return home. He had grown tired of smoking the water pipe. Besides, his mother would soon have lunch ready. Approaching the house where he lived, he spotted his father standing outside the front door. His father was always serious but this day his demeanor was …