account_circle by Jeff Barker
Jeff Barker is a Training Designer by trade. He resides in rural North Carolina and is working on a screenplay entitled "Scenes of America From a Fleetwood." This is his first fiction publication.


The Man in the Cafe

Issue No. 18 ~ November, 1998

The man entered the small, brightly lit café and quietly sat down in a high-backed vinyl-upholstered booth. The wire caged clock over the door drew the man’s attention. Why such an institutionalesque clock in a diner? It was 3:12 a.m. The café’s latest and only …