Flash Fiction: Just Add Water

PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   The steps lead down to a realm of liquid. Once a hallway, now a deluge. Eyes watched, flickering between open and shut. Dark shadows swam passed. Her heartbeat echoed throughout the house. Muscles became traitors and refused to … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Just Add Water

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

Flash Fiction: See None

PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   “Um, I’m not sure I know how to tell you this, but you know that statue I’m guarding?… Yes, the one believed to be a calcified giant’s head. Well, it blinked… No, I haven’t been smoking … Continue reading Flash Fiction: See None

Flash Fiction: Now and Then

PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Nowhere is safe. Take this street, before the outbreak the snow clumped together like fluffy white clouds, no cracks or potholes in the road, the sidewalk smooth. The avenue a haven for life. The building now rubble, … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Now and Then

Flash Fiction: Haunted Cove

PHOTO PROMPT © Sandra Crook for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   Her heart tried to break through her chest. Could they hear it? Give away her hiding location? She crouched low, willing her frame to be as small as possible. Time slowed down. Every now and then … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Haunted Cove

Flash Fiction: Nature’s Ladder

PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers I lived in that house once. The family home. The yard immaculately kept. What have they done to my grounds? Weeds dominate the cracks in the pavement. Vines intertwine creating nature’s rope from the second floor to ground. Do they know their teenage daughter climbs down … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Nature’s Ladder

Flash Fiction: The Night Rider

  No one saw Amber again. Her car found on the side of a remote road, untouched. No sign of foul play, her purse left sitting on the passage seat intact. The car in perfect working order. Young women from solid families didn’t just disappear into the horizon. A serial killer dubbed The Night Rider … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Night Rider

Flash Fiction: Ground Zero

  Out of her dirty car window, she saw the house demolished. She waited for relief to hit her, making the world ok again. It never came. Instead, her emotions were as flat as the ground before her. Should have stayed away… no, had to make sure. The house of horrors reduced to nothing more … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Ground Zero