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

Don’t come out, whatever you hear. That was what Josie had told her. Big sister Josie, the brave one out of the two of them. Always ready to protect her siblings no matter what. “Stay quiet,” Nei whispered to her brother,Ilo. He stuck his bottom lip out, but he understood.  “And no magic,” she said.… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Hide (Stories on a Theme – “Facade”)

Genre, Genre - Adventure, Genre - Fantasy, Genre - Fiction, Genre - Mystery, Rating - 15, Teacup & 100 Words, Teacup stories, writing

Flash Fiction – Exhaustion (A Teacup Story)

“GET UP!” The Commander’s voice boomed through the barracks, “IT’S TESTING DAY!” Ethye groaned, pulling the covers over her head. Her body ached from yesterday’s practice time trial, her head burned with the alcohol they had drunk afterwards, and her whole sense of self was screaming to stay in the bed. The door to the… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Exhaustion (A Teacup Story)

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

“I still don’t think this is going to work,” Merk said, kicking his feet against the counter. He was the most infuriating partner to be put with for their final year project. Eylsha could swear that she would kill him if it wouldn’t impede her ability to graduate at the end of the year. Just… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Forgive (Stories on a Theme “Magnetism”)

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Flash Fiction – Futility of Wishes (A Teacup Story)

Leaneé kicked her heels on the edge of the wall, watching the city rumble below her. Night was already falling over the City of Katrough, taking with it the warm red of the day sky and replacing it with the gentle purple hue of the night sky. Against the city lights below, Leaneé couldn’t see… Continue reading Flash Fiction – Futility of Wishes (A Teacup Story)

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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 – Pity (From the Archives)

“I pity you,” Tabatha whispered, venom entering her voice as she knelt down next to Meq’s shuddering body, “because you still fight. Give up now, Meq, it’s over.”

flash fiction, Genre - Fantasy, Genre - General, Rating - PG, Stories on a Theme, writing

Sleight of Hand – Prompts on a Theme (Magic)

Another short flash fiction, based on this week's "Prompts on a Theme" - Magic “Did you catch how I did it?” Jele said, holding up the card. Uletich groaned. No. he hadn’t seen it. Jele was too damn fast for him to follow. “Look,” Jele said, putting the card back in his other hand, “I’ll… Continue reading Sleight of Hand – Prompts on a Theme (Magic)

Genre - Fantasy, Genre - Fiction, Genre - Free Writing, Genre - General, Rating - PG, Stories on a Theme, writing

Enchant – Prompts on a Theme (Magic)

Another short story based on the theme of "magic". “Egnara,” Helet whispered at the bracelet in front of him. It glowed slightly, a warm yellow colour, before shifting to a pulsating blue. The magic was in. Now it was time to add the command. “Tegkna ael miciamp,” he said, gently laying his right hand over… Continue reading Enchant – Prompts on a Theme (Magic)

Genre - Fantasy, Genre - Fiction, Genre - Free Writing, Genre - General, Rating - PG, Stories on a Theme, writing

Everyday Magic – Prompts on a Theme (Magic)

A new prompt for this weeks "Prompts on a Theme - Magic⠀ Kelii flicked her finger at the water, bringing it to the boil for her cup of tea Yes she was not supposed to use magic during the rationing period, but she'd have to wait for the water to boil if she used the… Continue reading Everyday Magic – Prompts on a Theme (Magic)

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Kaleidoscope – (“Colour” Theme)

"Prompts on a Theme" is where I write a story based on a prompt given to me that loosely relates to a particular theme. Check out my "Prompts on a Theme" page for more info! Kaleidoscope Minai watched the fish swim at the bottom of the lake, their scales flashing in the sunlight - deep… Continue reading Kaleidoscope – (“Colour” Theme)