Flash Fiction: Return to Owner

PHOTO PROMPT © Fatima Fakier Deria for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   Note: For this flash fiction my current main character stepped forward to share his opinion. Nix is a shape-shifting phoenix and immortal.   Plastic. A disgusting invention to come out of the 20th Century and explode in popularity. Sure, … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Return to Owner

Flash Fiction: Buttons & Safety Pins

PHOTO PROMPT © Jean L. Hays for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   “As cute as a button” her husband would say as she frantically whizzed around. Always running late. Never wore a watch even when they were in fashion. Why bother? Her mobile phone acted as her nagger - … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Buttons & Safety Pins

Flash Fiction: Full Circle

PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   They claimed it was for safety. Make the cage pretty. Pamper the masses. Chip away at their rights bit by bit. Slow at first, then wham hit hard. The circular lights, an innovative 21st-century solution to lamp posts. The … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Full Circle

Flash Fiction: Cold Coffee

PHOTO PROMPT © Ted Strutz for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   Missing persons. Cold case. Presumed dead. So many. Now all that is left are black and white photos of a time long gone, waiting in a trash basket to be disposed of, like victims' bodies so long ago. … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Cold Coffee

Flash Fiction: The Vanishing Time

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   The children were told to stay indoors. Not safe to wander. A shadow cloaked the sun. The atmosphere crackled. The invaders close. The vanishing time. Only speculation rotated; same say alien experiments, others claim planets need populating, or … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Vanishing Time