Tag Archives: Flash Fiction

Ambulance for Blogophilia 6.7

  On the other side of my eyelids buzzed the yellow glow of emergency lights, but it was not yet time to wake up and have to face the doctors’ questions. A couple of kids hiking found me after I … Continue reading

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Excitement

flash fiction! I couldn’t resist but I can’t figure out how to get the badge in here.       Anyway   Answer the question – What’s so amazing that keeps us stargazing? in 42 words exactly   Mostly we … Continue reading

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The Meeting for Blogophilia 5.7

“There’s one story I only tell when I’m drunk.” The vampire looked around the church basement at the rest of the group’s members, “but now that I’ve decided to join  Gluttony Anonymous,  I guess the story will never be told.” He … Continue reading

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Advanced Reviews for the Bench

The Bench is not published yet – hopefully in March bits of two reviews “The Bench” by Sue Koenig gives us an artist showing no fear in giving us her many different faces.  There is something for everyone as you … Continue reading

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The altercation for Blogophilia 52.6

As Stone and Quinn retrieved their books for the next class, their attention was drawn to the high pitched voices at the other end of the corridor.  The green shade of the lockers lining the hallway made Stone think of … Continue reading

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Hark for Blogophilia 51.6

  It’s the Christmas season, not that I have anything to be cheery about, I’m still living on Church Road in my cardboard box. ‘Hark the Herald Angels Sing’ blares through the speakers at the Eaton Centre and unconsciously I … Continue reading

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The Visitor for Blogophilia 50.6

  The view from my seat in the park appears as an out of focus photo, or a surreal painting, the green of the ground blending with the azure of the sky. Red and yellow blotches dot the landscape. I … Continue reading

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The Old Man for Blogophilia 48.6

I struggle into the wheelchair for our daily constitutional down the hallway. My care-giver,  Rosemary,  wraps a blanket around me.   I loathe the helplessness. I barely feel Alive.  The living room is dark as if night had fallen but it’s … Continue reading

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Alone for Blogophilia 45.6

The water barely rippled as she entered.  Sure in its  footing, fate  accompanied her naked body.  Clouds meandered across the bright sky, the moon’s reflection danced in the calm water. She had left the man’s bed after her whispered confession.  His … Continue reading

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Scents and Nonsense for Blogophilia 37.6

The day opened with a clash of cymbals, the timpani keeping a beat in the background. After that spectacular introduction, the sky parted apricot and lavender clouds to emerge in a beatific blue that captured the audience’s admiration. The cavalcade … Continue reading

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