Category: Flash Fiction

Bite

***Note – Mature themed story*** Wednesday Darren pushed the shopping cart behind his mother slow, letting her get ahead in the aisle. While she checked for can vegetables on sale, he grabbed a box of Advil liquid gels from the shelf and popped 3 in his mouth. He washed it down with a bottle of spring water from the case…

Esmeralda

She opened her eyes slowly to darkness. The darkness held her. Her eyelids closed. A jolting thump, thump, thump, told her she was moving on a bumpy road. How long would they travel? The box she was stuffed inside provided little room to move and made the rough road unbearable. Thoughts of her homeland gave hope that one day she…

TL-5

    Teddy ordered the expensive dark Irish ale and a shot of top shelf whiskey from Saturn’s Ring, an out of the way bar on the moon. He’d done his homework. Very few people visited this place. No sports holograms, no avatar pool, or 3D board games. Just booze and finger food. The menu was vegetarian, since animal protein…

Aunty Jennifer

  I woke up Saturday morning on my own. No one had to call me, like on a school day. It was summer, and school was over. In my PJs, I ran from my room to the kitchen. Grabbing my box of Captain Crunch cereal, a soup bowl, and a glass of milk, I made my way back to my…