TWITTER SHORT STORY: COVID 19, by Chris and Dee Winborn

What will I do? I can’t go outside because it’s unsafe. My kids are distance learning. We have no toilet paper. Do you believe that? I am buying baby wipes. My plumbing bill is going to be ridiculous. Who would’ve thought that my health would be deatermined by my decision to leave or remain home.… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: COVID 19, by Chris and Dee Winborn

TWITTER SHORT STORY: A True Story by Ron Kolm

A True Story by Ron Kolm I worked in an independent bookstore in New York City that closed due to the pandemic. The last book I sold was Albert Camus’ The Plague. — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel Festival Directors:… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: A True Story by Ron Kolm

TWITTER SHORT STORY: Twitter story, by Tim Gruver

A man ran into a doctor’s office shouting, “Doctor, doctor, I need glasses!” The doctor replied, “Well you sure do, because this is a McDonalds.” Thanks for your consideration. —–   — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel Festival Directors: Rachel… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: Twitter story, by Tim Gruver

TWITTER SHORT STORY: Twitter Story by Christy Winborn

‪Once upon a time not long ago there was a man and a woman. They were extremely happy yet often torn by difficult decisions. The news came she cried he comforted her. They added yet another brick to their foundation. Their love continued to grow as their love strengthened. The End‬   — Performed by… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: Twitter Story by Christy Winborn

TWITTER SHORT STORY: The Tree Bears So Much, by Belinda Subraman

The tree bears so much. Fruit falls into your arms, on your head, at your feet yet you reach to pick With your outward tongue, dark full lips wet with the juice of wanting, you try, reach too high, then stoop. —– — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: The Tree Bears So Much, by Belinda Subraman

TWITTER SHORT STORY: The Chase, by Katy Crighton

Two-year-old Rory’s only thought of the future was what to do with the feisty little chipmunk she was trying to catch. Tumbling and bumbling around the playground, each step extended her perpetual fall until she rolled over the balance beam that rested on the mulch. — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators:… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: The Chase, by Katy Crighton

TWITTER SHORT STORY: SOCIAL DISTANCING, by Stephen Douglass

Having emerged from the initial novelty of self-isolation, I stumbled upon the mother of all solutions to social distancing: eat a whole garlic bud for daily breakfast.   — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: SOCIAL DISTANCING, by Stephen Douglass

TWITTER SHORT STORY: Naked Time by Thomas Cannon

  Naked Time by Thomas Cannon Husband says it’s naked time. Wife laughs. All right! Husband clucks his tongue. Okay. You can do it too.   — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy Camera Operators:… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: Naked Time by Thomas Cannon

TWITTER SHORT STORY: Mourning the Unknown, by Leah

Mom was a fortune teller. When he was born, she opened his tiny hands and told his future. He said he’d never had a day of chance or choice. — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: Mourning the Unknown, by Leah

TWITTER SHORT STORY: Misophonia, by Johanna Lack

Oh no, he’s eating again. Chomp, chomp, chomp. Slurp, slurp. The sounds! The sounds! Listen to my knife sharpening. — Performed by Allison Kampf Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy Camera Operators: Ryan Haines, Temitope Akinterinwa, Efren Zapata, Zack… Continue reading TWITTER SHORT STORY: Misophonia, by Johanna Lack