Category: Flash Fiction

Just Another Barney

Ramen noodles, two eggs and a beef frank for dinner. As the water boiled in a pot too small for the job, Angie took another drag on her slim filtered cigarette, causing a chemical cloud to settle over the bowl of McIntosh apples on the kitchen table reserved for her estranged husband. Using a butcher knife, she diced the frank like…

Space Fish

A/N: My story came from Claudia Bloods “Top 10 Badly Named Story Ideas” I commented on Number 6, Space Fish.    Here’s my story – “Peter, come down. It’s time to eat!” I hear my mom yell from the bottom of the stairs. “K,” I say while trying to finish one last game before dads router turns off moms iPad.…

The Date

Skipp pulled the black necktie with grey smiley faces through the space held open with two fingers. The double Windsor knot complimented the ash white button down collar shirt and black pants with fitted cuffs.  He looked at himself in his full-length bedroom mirror. “Grey or black Stacy Adams?” The question cut through the quiet bedroom bouncing off no one.‘The grey…