The Fort: A Short Story

Alan Lastufka - The Fort: A Short Story

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“This is a haunting story that deals with social class, friendship, and greed. It cuts in all the best ways.” – Vivian Hernandez, Goodreads

Awarded an Honorable Mention in the Writer’s Digest 89th Annual Writing Competition


Teenage best friends Aaron and Tim have their own hideout in the woods. It’s an old reclaimed cabin nicknamed the Fort. And it just grew a new door.


This 3,400-word stand-alone short story takes place within the fictional Cellar, Ohio universe.

Author: Alan Lastufka
Genre: Horror, Magical Realism
ISBN: 978-1-7336919-0-1
24 Pages