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

Insomnia – “Stories on a Theme” (Tired)

It’s a curse that you cannot truly understand unless you have been through it yourself. You lie, staring at the ceiling. Then you look at the clock again. Maybe this time a few minutes. Sometimes an hour Counting down until you have to wake up. Sleep, you think to yourself, hoping that sheer force will… Continue reading Insomnia – “Stories on a Theme” (Tired)

flash fiction, Genre - General, Stories on a Theme, writing

Bleary Eyed – “Stories on a Theme” (Tired)

Faith struggled to keep her eyes concentrating on the words on her computer screen. She could feel her thoughts go sluggish, her fingers ached from typing for hours. She glanced over at the clock, squinting at it to try and make sense of the numbers. 2:45am. Ugh, gods, she thought as she turned back to… Continue reading Bleary Eyed – “Stories on a Theme” (Tired)