Flash Fiction

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


  • Mar 8, 2017 You don't want to live in a society like this 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. “Excuse me?” She sputtered stepping to move past. Slouching uninterestedly, the man somehow blocked her again. “You don’t want to live in a society like this,” he repeated. Tsking, she rapped her umbrella. “Perhaps you don’t realize who my great-grandfather was.” He must be simple to accost her so. He chuckled. “The ... continue reading
  • Mar 1, 2017 He told me you were in the past 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. Audris balanced with her hand against the rough floor. The mill’s clacking was anvils in her head. Pain she ignored to studying her abductor. His breath gurgled as he lurching into square illuminated by sunlight through a window. She gasped equal parts revulsion and amazement. Read. It was Read! “He told me ... continue reading
  • Feb 22, 2017 She moved to stop him in his tracks 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 ground heaved beneath her. Slamming her arm across her mouth, Sophia breathed through her shirt as dust chocked the air. She squinted through the grit. Even with this, how could the creature conceal itself? There. Light refracted off the creature’s hide revealing him writhing against the ground, throwing up the dust ... continue reading
  • Feb 15, 2017 She could smell gas even before she opened the door 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. Twisting the knob, Levana shook her head. She could smell gas even before she opened the door. Of course, Deward was crouching over his pots peering into the contents. “What’s that?” She kicked the door closed before the neighbors complained, again. Scowling, he lifted the spoon goo rolling off it. “Meaningless taunts bother ... continue reading
  • Feb 8, 2017 I'll find her and bring her home, I promise 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. I slogged forward as rain wormed through my clothing. The citadel’s light, though close, was shrouded. The storm wouldn’t even give up that. Only my words to chase me as I chased her. I’ll find her and bring her home, I promise. A futile promise. As was the hunt. Water would wash her ... continue reading
  • Feb 1, 2017 Would you come to my funeral 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. I set down the envelop staring at the last line. The words. The handwriting. They taunted me. I’d escaped. I had. But the yellowed paper mocked that too. I gained years, but nearly not enough. Twisting the ring, I traced the discrete controls. This couldn’t be the end. I hadn’t even solved the ... continue reading
  • Jan 25, 2017 Even if you prove me wrong, I’ll never agree with 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. Dripping water kept the time as we sat across from each other. I could’ve run a pull down her back. “Relax,” I said breaking the quiet. “You’re making me nervous.” She scowled, inching toward the cave entrance. “We shouldn’t be here. It nests here.” I rolled my eyes leaning back against the ... continue reading
  • Jan 18, 2017 He kept absolutely still as the footsteps got louder 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. “Brownies, pixies and, fairy dust,” he whispered stilling his shakes as laughter tried to wriggle out. “Brownies, pixies, and fairy dust.” He clasped his hands over his mouth as the door clicked softly and the hinges squeaked. It was her. Even the two steps she took into the room were distinctive: determined ... continue reading
  • Jan 11, 2017 I'm sorry if it upsets you, but I'm marrying her 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. I’m sorry if it upsets you, but I’m marrying her– The parchment fell from my numb fingers. The fool. How could he do this? Did family mean nothing to disappear to marry a trollop over Princess Roderiqua. Horse hooves rang on the cobbles accompanied by a carriage’s rattle. Looking out the window I ... continue reading
  • Jan 4, 2017 The letter made it easier to ascribe blame to him 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. Burke would have to speak with her tutors. The girl’s innuendo was hopelessly off mark. Tragically, her father would soon have his fortunes change. No more tutors. The letter made it easier to ascribe blame to him. Blame he’d been looking for an adequate conduit for. Grasping the steam of the bell, ... continue reading

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