Flash Fiction: Fairy Ring

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   In all the places to put in a fairy ring… No wonder so many children cross to the other side - the realm of fantasy and dreams. Drawn by the beacon of light. A soft cosmic hum … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Fairy Ring

Flash Fiction: Headquarters

PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Note: Visited my novel story world again this week. Something about that fabulous window!   \In the dirty old part of the city, headquarters stands, unassuming and hidden from the spotlight. On paper, a tax dodge, a write off. … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Headquarters

Flash Fiction: Dragon Hill

PHOTO PROMPT © Sandra Crook for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.  It’s funny what becomes a tourist attraction. Dragon Hill the most unexpected. Nothing left but ruins and a quaint little town that offers tours, cashing in namesake. Ghosts of beasts said to haunt the land. Magic practitioners arrive in … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Dragon Hill

Flash Fiction: Uses

PHOTO PROMPT © Valerie J. Barrett for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   “I can get hotter than you,” said the kettle to the iron. “Oh hush, you noisy bastard. You squeal like a banshee when you heat up. That’s why you were replaced for a newer model. Replaced by … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Uses

Flash Fiction: Battle Blood

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers (other stories using the prompt can be found here)   A detail that may be of interest; This week's flash fiction turned out to be set in the novel series I am working on. I think my muse might be telling me something since I've been slack … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Battle Blood

Flash Fiction: Fairy Lights

PHOTO PROMPT © Ronda Del Boccio for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories using the prompt can be found here.   The light shone bright. Guidance in the night. The fey danced in the trees, offering specs of colours and wonder to the humans clustered around a bonfire telling tales. The adults winked at each other as they … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Fairy Lights

Flash Fiction: The Machine of Life

PHOTO PROMPT© Sandra Crook For Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here   “You have to be kidding me!” The fates needed an upgrade but this bordered insanity. A few threads at a time allowed them the opportunity to monitor the mortal souls. Now they were to dish destiny on … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Machine of Life

Flash Fiction: Living Bricks

  What the heck is that growing out of the window? A mole? A hive? Cancer? Get a ladder to cut it out or perform surgery from the inside? The owners want to sell. It will have to be to other witches. Humans tend to freak and wind up in mental institutions when they discover … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Living Bricks

Flash Fiction: Thread

The spinner of fate looked at her collection of threads; completed, wrapped around their reel. Life over. Such a shame. More vibrant the life, richer in colour the thread. The blacks and grey separated into their own collection; fated to entertain the devil. It would be easier to destroy the wicked, rid their dark souls … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Thread