Love is a Firestarter

Love is a Firestarter*

by Nate Ealy

The light was still red.

Brady Blancard was sitting in his old Ford Escort at the stoplight waiting for the green.  There was not much traffic on the road at this time in the afternoon, but he had to obey the laws.  He had already broken too many today.

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Hello!  This blog is to keep you all up to date with my stories.  I’ve been told to post them on a blog by some friends and after consideration I decided to give it a try.  What’s the worst that can happen, right?

You may be wondering where I came up with the strange title for the blog, Swallowed by Monsters.  It’s an idea that I came across while reading (big shock there to my family and friends) and is about when little ideas or projects get absorbed into larger ones.  I thought creating a blog for short stories was a good example of just that, and gave the blog the name Swallowed by Monsters.  Also, I think it has a nice ring to it, but I can be wrong.