Flash Fiction – Harmony (Stories on a Theme – “Peace”)

When you work with someone, it’s like your soul sings a tune that only theirs can harmonise. It’s not just liking the same thing or wanting the same things out of life. It’s a partnership, a shared existence that is only better because you are two separate wholes coming to it. You exist in harmony. … More Flash Fiction – Harmony (Stories on a Theme – “Peace”)

Flash Fiction – Forever (Stories on a Theme – “Happy”)

“I know it’s dumb,” Rachel said, snuggling into her fiancee, “but happy 1 week anniversary.” Dorothy looked at Rachel with both love and exasperation. “You going to do this every week?” she asked, waving her hand at Rachel, “I haven’t forgotten the fact we’re engaged you know.” “Just until we get to a month,” Rachel … More Flash Fiction – Forever (Stories on a Theme – “Happy”)

Flash Fiction – Wrinkles (Stories on a Theme – “Ancient”)

Faye felt her age on that grey Tuesday morning. It sunk into her bones, her joints especially, sapping what little energy lay inside her. But it wasn’t just the weather or her bones that hurt today. Today her husbands ring felt heavy around her neck. Like a noose, not a memory, a reminder of how … More Flash Fiction – Wrinkles (Stories on a Theme – “Ancient”)

100 Words – Crush

[100 Words – a short story based on one word in 100 words or less] It’s not real, not yet. It’s a wish. A desire. A hope. Maybe a smile. Maybe a hidden glance. You want it to be real. You hope it will be. You just have to take a leap.

Safe Space – Prompts on a Theme Special (Valentines Day)

My final prompts on a theme valentines special!  There is more to love than just feelings. It’s a safe space, a safe place, away from all the world and the hurt and the pain that comes with it. It’s a place to run away to hide and recover. A place to spill your innermost fears … More Safe Space – Prompts on a Theme Special (Valentines Day)

Leap of Faith – Prompts on a Theme Special (Valentines Day)

Another short flash fiction based on the prompt “Valentines Day”. Happy valentines!  Maria loved stories with happy endings. The romance ones especially, the ones where two people were just in sync. Partners against the world. She hugged her favorite novel close to her chest – The First Love by Agatha Stawdrop. It helped, a little, … More Leap of Faith – Prompts on a Theme Special (Valentines Day)

Choice – Prompts on a Theme Special (Valentines Day)

A short story on love because it’s Valentines day! Happy valentines everyone! There is a moment between the “I love you” and the response. The pause when you take in the meaning of those words, the weight of them, the feelings woven into them. Small words, one might think. A small sentence, others may say. … More Choice – Prompts on a Theme Special (Valentines Day)