Stories for Demented Children
John H. Carroll
Published by John H. Carroll at Smashwords
Copyright 2013 John H. Carroll
Cover Copyright 2013 John H. Carroll
I dedicate this story to the park bathroom heater I slept under when homeless. Thank you for keeping me warm.
This story is written for children who hang Barbie by the neck from the ceiling fan and then turn it on.
Albert mumbled happily about the half-eaten Halibut Burger he had found in the dumpster at his favorite Fish Burgers fast food restaurant. The rusted old grocery cart he pushed rattled along the sidewalk drowning out the sound of his voice. It was a beautiful day as the warm sun beat down on a dirty wool hat covering his snarled grey hair.