Category Archives: Flash Fiction

Of Turkey Legs and Doughnuts


By: Summer Harrelson On Thanksgiving Day I had to go get some missing ingredients that I forgotten from the grocery store . When I arrived at the grocery store I went straight to the back to get my turkey legs

The Toothpick


Items to include in under 500 words pudding, toothpick, whistle Genre: Romance By: Autumn Finlayson Once, a long long time ago, I was sitting in the lunchroom at school eating my container of chocolate pudding. I was all alone, I



By: Tamara Fogle The asylum was empty, the floors were dingy, the walls were full of discoloration. This was life that Sister Meredith knew. She was a middle aged nun who gave her life to helping others. What she didn’t

Fallen Angel


By: Shamar Creech A couple holding hands walks to the ferris wheel and gives the operator tickets and climbs on. The girl says “This is so romantic Alex thanks for taking me here.”  Alex says, “No problem Sabrina, anything for



By: Damion Watson   It had been 42 days since we had left the village. Well, days was not how we measured time in this day and age. It was true, we no longer were part of the outside world.

Through the Fire

Horse Hoof - Closeu Detail on two Horse Hooves

By: Makayla Conley Running and running, she ran through the monastery barefooted. Her clothes were torn, ripped and some was even off. She panted, but had to keep going, her lungs and sides hurt, but if she stopped she would



By: Jaime Stewart I came to the scene of the crime asking what had happened, and this old lady said that she had seen something on the very top of the ferris wheel. I asked her what this thing looked

Second Chances


By: Carolina Hughes I was headed to the flower shop like I did every Friday when something very out of the ordinary happened. I stepped onto the escalator, and that’s when I saw him; he was headed down and I

View from above…


By: Kathryn Crigger   White feathers drifted down from the top of the ferris wheel . The large structure had not been used- or even visited- in years. Today was an exception though, many flashing lights surrounded its base and

Toy Water Gun


By: Alima Mootoo I watch the dock slowly slip away from the cargo ship. Turning to face the rest of the crew, I grimace. At only seven in the morning we are on our way. I absentmindedly listen to the