Mark L. Anderson

Mark L. Anderson is a retired English teacher living way out in northern Illinois.

Stories by Mark L. Anderson

The Baker’s Tale

Illustrated by Alex Russell

He was slowly steering a tall cart of pastries on their way to the glass showcase in the front of the bakery when he saw her after so many years. He was overcome with a sort of panic. God, what if she recognized him? Sweating, something he did frequently, he stopped. Was it nerves? Morbid obesity? …