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Flash Fiction – Good Life (Stories on a Theme “Food”)

Sometimes, life is one of those things that just happens and you only realise how lucky you are when you’re sitting down to eat dinner. Maybe it’s at home, or on holiday, or with friends or family. It doesn’t really matter, but it’s just there, and it smells good, and your stomach rumbles. It’s lucky… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Good Life (Stories on a Theme “Food”)

flash fiction, Genre - Free Writing, Genre - General, Genre - Introspective, Stories on a Theme, writing

Flash Fiction – Hunger (Stories on a Theme “Food”)

You’ve eaten, but you’re still hungry. For what? Nothing. But it’s the physical reaction. Your tummy rumbles just after dinner as your mind cannot find a way to calm itself. So you eat to feel full, to let you mind take itself off the problem at hand. (but then, 5 minutes later, you’re hungry again).… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Hunger (Stories on a Theme “Food”)

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Flash Fiction – Snack Time (Stories on a Theme “Food”)

“You’ve just had a snack,” Emma said to her daughter, Madeline, who continued tugging at her leg and pointing at the biscuit jar. “Biscuit,” she said, grinning up at Emma with a toothy grin. “You’ve had one,” Emma said. Madeline’s lip began to wobble, a tell tale sign of another toddler tantrum brewing.  “You can’t… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Snack Time (Stories on a Theme “Food”)

100 Words

100 Words – Restaurant

[100 Words is a story in 100 words or less, based off the word in the title.] “This food is so good,” Helena said, tucking into her salmon steak. And it was good, she was picky about fish but this was worth every penny of the expensive tourist trap restaurant. It fell apart on her… Continue reading 100 Words – Restaurant