These stories are from my collection "Trilogies: 18 sets of short fiction" click on the title to read the story

The Tightrope - the story of two people leading very different lives in the same place

Double Sting - a con man falls in love and then loses her

The Lighthouse - a hippies love story for our time

Who Stole Asbury Park? - a couple returns to the famous boardwalk and finds that it's gone

Love, Luck and Fate - a senator finds love again from his past

Preheat the - what crazy things can happen to us as we get old

The Sonoma Murder Mystery - my high tech version of the classic murder mystery

The Duke of Yelp - a millennial is outsmarted by technology

The Grand Poobah - my O. Henry story

The Chess Table - a story about love and the Vietnam war

Coq a Doodle Do - a rooster tale

The Bridge Game - two couples share more than cards

The Devil's Orchestra - my signature story about how life is a complex series of choices

Cafe Stories 
the stories of Jerry Guarino