Tony Conaway

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Tony Conaway has written and ghostwritten everything from blogs to books. He has cowritten non-fiction books for such publishers as McGraw-Hill, Macmillan and Prentice Hall. His fiction has been published in two anthologies and numerous publications, including Clever, Danse Macabre, Linguistic Erosion, qarrtsiluni, and the Rusty Nail.

Stories by Tony Conaway

Lachrymosa

Illustrated by Cara Lynch

I have a super power. No, I’m not faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, or able to leap tall buildings at a single bound. I can neither fly nor become invisible. What I can do is make young women cry. I discovered my power some years ago, I had dinner dates with …