Flash Fiction – The Daughter’s Curse (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

Fenla hummed as she stitched the new symbol into the cloth on the table. This one was a simple order, a quick piece of magic to ward off spirits from the mashlands.  Not that the owners would be aware the spirits were attracted to anything that she touched. No one was aware, they thought it … More Flash Fiction – The Daughter’s Curse (Stories on a Theme “Parent”)

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

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