Flash Fiction

Here you can find the latest Flash Fiction posts. New posts are added weekly.


  • Jul 5, 2017 The footsteps were moving away Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. The footsteps were moving away. Pity. Abandoning the shadows, I reclined against the wall, a shadow in the torches light, and waited. One guard looked back and I winked before ducking away and to my next cover. He hollered alerting his mates. Several more glimpses and disappearing acts later and they burst ... continue reading
  • Jun 28, 2017 It was as if she didn't understand the concept of "shut up" Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. Pushing Deena to the wall I shielded her from sight with my bulk. covering her mouth with my hand. Still, she continued murmuring even muffled, belying this as a lover’s rendezvous. Unless I was incompetent. I’m not. They bought it. Their footsteps squelched away through the uncobbled street’s muck. I stepped away. ... continue reading
  • Jun 21, 2017 Find some proof that she's betrayed you Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. Footsteps. Ian sprang from the ground moving further away from the door into the shadows. An eternity, probably minutes, later the lock clicked open. Avril materialized in the doorway, as usual. “You wanted to speak with me?” “I don’t belong here.” He moved from the shadows. “You know she did this. Don’t ... continue reading
  • Jun 14, 2017 It was a snowy morning when Mother revealed her true identity Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. Quiet. I’d always found winter quiet, but never like this. Reaching out I touched the flake suspended closest to me. It melted. Oh Mother. Her age, the cares of the farm, everything was gone. The snowflakes coalesced around her. A cloak blinding to see. Winter’s radiance and wrath. “Did you think I would ... continue reading
  • Jun 7, 2017 His car was crawling quietly along the street Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. Glass crunching under my heal I peered out. The hunter’s car was crawling quietly along the street. The engine’s rumbled low. A hand touched me and I drew back, kneeling. Barely able to reach, Myeong’s fingers brushed my forehead. He’s pursues still. I nodded. Lying to a telepath was pointless. Go. He’ll ... continue reading
  • May 31, 2017 We had to do something immediately or just after dessert Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. My associates’ conversations abated as my butler entered. Ignoring my glower, Kenneth strode forward. Dabbing the corners of my mouth, I rose nodding to my tablemates. Moving to the chamber’s edge, I waited for Kenneth. “We were not to be disturbed,” I said voice rumbling. Kenneth inclined his head. “Apologies, but word was ... continue reading
  • May 24, 2017 As I put my hand on the handle Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. The ship thrummed, vibrating my bones and worsening. Decks should’ve scorched. Wasn’t hell hot? This was spacer’s purgatory. A chill to steal breathe. Still, hope lay through the door. As I put my hand on the handle a voice screamed “John, no.” Dirt, Ashley’d caught up. Wrenching the handle, I fought it to ... continue reading
  • May 17, 2017 Little things seemed to matter an awful lot to them Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. My arms scrapped across the ground as an arrow twanging above me. I shoved myself back up, stumbling into a run. “You’ve been chasing for two weeks already. Let it go!” Their trilling cries was my response. Little things seemed to matter an awful lot to them. The cliff wasn’t far though. ... continue reading
  • May 10, 2017 He was at a crossroadsJavi leaned against his staff. He was at a crossroads still the signs refused to speak. Thumping his staff, dust plumed again drifting nowhere. Figured. continue reading
  • May 3, 2017 Certainty was overrated Welcome to Wednesday’s flash fiction wherein I write as part of a group based on the same short prompt and post them. Here’s my contribution. A cool cloth pressed against Ilynn’s wound. She jerked away, fingers flexing for her missing hilt. “Come,” he said. “Why censure my aid?” “Your price’s too high.” She backed further into the cell’s corner. Though finely furnished cell, it was a cell. Shaking his head, he folded the cloth. “Does not following Ereladia ... continue reading

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