Flash Fiction – Smile (Stories on a Theme – “Facade”)

A smile can hide so many things. It can hide thoughts. Thoughts you don’t want to share because they’re buried too deep. Because people won’t understand. So you smile. It can hide feelings. The feelings that people don’t understand because they’re illogical. They make you feel illogical. So you just smile. When people ask how … More Flash Fiction – Smile (Stories on a Theme – “Facade”)

Flash Fiction – New Life (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

There is something generous and amazing about having a child. Not just the miracle of existence, but the idea that you can guide them through this world to help them bloom into the person they will become. You help them learn, encourage them, protect them. But most of all you step back and watch. Because … More Flash Fiction – New Life (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

Flash Fiction – Name of Things (Stories on a Theme “Magnetism”)

What’s in a name? Not much, and everything at the same time. A level of identity that is so core to yourself that you can barely understand how to exist without a name. But a name, a name you choose yourself. A name that you pick out of a list, a name with history or … More Flash Fiction – Name of Things (Stories on a Theme “Magnetism”)

Flash Fiction – Love (Stories on a Theme “Magnetism”)

They say opposites attract, and in some ways, that is true. No two people are ever the same. Sure, there can be similarities and differences. And between some people, their differences are greater and others it’s their similarities.  But it’s not the differences or similarities which creates love. It’s the connection between the two, its … More Flash Fiction – Love (Stories on a Theme “Magnetism”)