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Flash Fiction – Song (A Teacup Story)

Some songs, some music, touches parts of you that you otherwise cannot interact with. The parts of you that you can’t handle without a tune to sooth the pain away, to allow yourself to look inwards at the cause of the pain and sit with it. Learn from it. Heal. There are songs that teach… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Song (A Teacup Story)

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Flash Fiction – Leave me Be (Stories on a Theme – “Space”)

Vekna wiped her blade clean with a bloodied rag.  The blood sluced off the end of the blade, dripping onto the muddy stone floor. The body of the Corps agent lay at her feet, limbs splayed in an unnatural way. “Oops,” Vekna said, sheathing her sword. The Corps were so inefficient with the people they… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Leave me Be (Stories on a Theme – “Space”)

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Flash Fiction – Starfield (Stories on a Theme – “Space”)

“Let’s go,” Necah said as he jumped over the boxes of strewn food and into his seat. Around them, the Guards swarmed, loading up their laser guns to try and cripple the Andreni to the ground. “Get the sheilds up!,” Bethli yelled as the first wave of fire hit the ship. Necah could feel the… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Starfield (Stories on a Theme – “Space”)

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Flash Fiction – Get Up (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

“Get up,” Unle said, resting her cutlass under her son’s chin. She could feel the eyes of the crew, watching her every move. Hulan looked up at her with hate and defiance in his eyes. Even from here, she could see the tell tale sign of the star sickness, the bruising down the neck and… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Get Up (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

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Flash Fiction – Ancestor’s Wisdom (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

“You think this is right?”  Kessy kept her forehead pressed to the floor. She could hear the Guardians talking amongst themselves, as to whether she’d be allowed to take on the Challenge of Mountains. They’d be consulting with the ancestors, the guides who would take her on her journey.  The ancestor’s wisdom was not to… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Ancestor’s Wisdom (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

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Flash Fiction – Beyond Humanity (Stories on a Theme “Human”)

“You think this will help?” Treyko asked, twisting his head in the vice of the chair. Even now, he still smiled. Heelna remembered those days, before she too had been plugged into the mainframe. Easier days, simpler days. “You know it will,” Heelna replied, as she tightened the wrist straps on Treyko’s wrists and upper… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Beyond Humanity (Stories on a Theme “Human”)

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Flash Fiction – Restraint (Stories on a Theme “Control”)

"You have to be calm!" Fretr yelled over the sounds of the storm. Above, lighting cracked overhead in the dark heavy clouds. Henni could feel the rain start hitting her cheek.  She was the storm. She could feel its power thundering through her veins, taking her mind away from the ground and upwards into the… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Restraint (Stories on a Theme “Control”)

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Flash Fiction – Influence (Stories on a Theme “Power”)

“I don’t think you should do that,” Phenep cautioned. Wev shrugged at the other end of the phone, his little holographic image flickering as he did so. Phenep sighed. He missed the days when he could influence his son to make a sensible decision. “There’s no changing my mind, Pap,” Wev said, pulling his hat… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Influence (Stories on a Theme “Power”)

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Control (Stories on a Theme – “Power”)

Zeleth held the Orb in his hands, gently brushing his thumbs across the clear glass surface. Inside, the green light of the Uneltro followed his thumb like a pup would follow its master’s hand. It seemed so strange, something this small could hold so much power. A knock at the door. “Leave me,” Zeleth said,… Continue reading Control (Stories on a Theme – “Power”)