flash fiction, Genre - Free Writing, Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG, Stories on a Theme, writing

Umbrella – “Stories on a Theme” (Rainfall)

[Stories on a Theme - a weekly theme that I use as a spring board for short stories over the weekend. Catch up with the posts on my IG] “You get it?” Susan said, crouching in the corner of the porch, jacket pulled over her head. “Not exactly,” Fred replied, pulling the door shut behind… Continue reading Umbrella – “Stories on a Theme” (Rainfall)

100 Words, Genre - Free Writing, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG

100 Words – Holiday

[100 Words is a story in 100 words or less, based off the word in the title.] “I could have this weather for ever,” Larissa said as she arched her back on the sun bed. It was 25 degrees even in the early morning, the waves were lapping gently at the beach. Next to her,… Continue reading 100 Words – Holiday

100 Words, General Post, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG

100 Words – Letter

[100 Words is a story in 100 words or less, based off the word in the title.] Olivia clutched the piece of paper in her hands, as if holding it tighter would bring her Penelope home. She’s safe, Olivia thought. Everything was going to be okay. But there was only one reason that Penelope would… Continue reading 100 Words – Letter

General Post, Genre, Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG, Teacup stories

Teacup Story – Coffee in the Morning

Lydia always took her coffee from the same Barista. And every time she tried not to notice how much she liked him (Genre - Romance, Genre - General, Rating - PG) “One flat white for you, Ma’am,” “It’s Lydia,” Lydia replied, biting her lip as she forced herself to look at the handsome barista, Chris. “Lydia,”… Continue reading Teacup Story – Coffee in the Morning

Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - 15, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup Story – The Morning After

The Morning After - It had been a turbulent night. Both for literal and metaphorical reasons. It meant that Helen liked to take a moment to consider where her life was at. (Genre - General, Rating - 15, Warnings: Language) Helen picked up the glasses from the night before, washing them with a methodical manner which was… Continue reading Teacup Story – The Morning After

Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup Story – New Sofas

New Sofas - On balance, a holiday wasn't as important as a new sofa. (Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG) Gemma loved Christmas time. There was no snow, there never was in Britain. But the raindrops that tapped against the window played a gentle tune against the crackle of the log fire that David… Continue reading Teacup Story – New Sofas

Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup Story – Hindsight

Hindsight - Henry sat in a coffee shop, enjoying the peace and quiet of the moment. (Genre - Gen, Genre - Romance, Rating: PG) Henry sat at his table in the coffee shop, nursing his warm cup of tea between his hands. Even though he had ordered it take out (and he always did) he always enjoyed… Continue reading Teacup Story – Hindsight

Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup story – Thank you

Thank you - There were some nights when Elsie would wake up and just look over at the person sleeping next to her. (Genre - General, Genre - Romance, Rating - PG) There were some nights when Elsie would wake up and just look over at the person sleeping next to her. Of course, Tony was still… Continue reading Teacup story – Thank you