20 March 2019 JohnU 0

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Christmas Story 2018

26 December 2018 JohnU 0

The ghost of last Christmas stumbled through the alley and into the vestibule of the apartment. She was tired, and favored one leg, and her […]

Christmas Story 2017

26 December 2018 JohnU 0

DEEP WITHIIN THE MOUNTAINS, where the snow is ever white and the forest ever green, where the winds sing through icicle chimes, there‚Äôs a town […]

Happy Birthday To Me

18 September 2016 JohnU 0

My birthday was, in fact, a few days ago, and this is a little flash of fiction I wrote because of it. I first scribbled […]

John Urbancik reads CELIA

27 July 2016 JohnU 0

This was originally recorded for SOUND & VISION (my multimedia collection of so many years past) by Kays Alatrakchi, whose studio also handled music and […]


11 June 2016 JohnU 0

I’ve always enjoyed magic. I love magic shows. I’ve taught myself a bit of magic, though I’ve never been very accomplished. I can do this […]

Stale Reality

6 June 2016 JohnU 0

Next month, my novel Stale Reality will be available for everyone. It’s amazing, sometimes, how quickly these things happens. It seems like only ten years […]