Short Stories

Short stories for the online edition of Dispatches.

Deja Vu With a Twist


            I am a New Yorker magazine junkie who as a longtime subscriber has the online access to its archive of all articles of this prestigious and venerable print and electronic icon. 


The Defense of Baltimore

To celebrate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 I am posting my "conversations" with my great-great-great grandfather, Commodore 'Fighting Bob' Stockton, here when he was a young Master's Mate. The Commodore's narrative is posted in bold italic.