Flash Fiction: Crossroads

PHOTO PROMPT © Na’ama Yehudah for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Hecate, the Greek goddess of crossroads, tapped her foot at the multilane intersection. Her job, much easier during the classic days. The paths narrow and small. Not to mention slower. It gave her time to read minds and detect those in … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Crossroads

Flash Fiction: Hats

PHOTO PROMPT © Jan Wayne Fields for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   It’ll be stashed in the hat. Bloody great, there are a dozen hats. The odds one in twelve. Brilliant odds for a throat-slashing. Why did these jobs have to be so difficult? Sure, the drinking cocktails … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Hats

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: On the Run

PHOTO PROMPT © Mikhael Sublett for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   In the chill of the night, they fled. Lightning shook the charming, yet average house. Glass shattering, the booming noise waking all in confusion. The last of any peaceful slumber for moons to come. The wolves entered … Continue reading Flash Fiction: On the Run

Flash Fiction: Phoenix Cage

PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Note: Again this week, a little stand-alone flash fiction set in my on-going story world.  Cages. You’d think they would come up with something a little more inventive after all these years. A clipped wing or something. Oh … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Phoenix Cage

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: Olives or Jelly

PHOTO PROMPT © Ronda Del Boccio for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Note: Another flash fiction set in my WIP story world. For NaNoWriMo 2019 I am working on a universe bible and flash fiction with the hope of eliminating mind clutter and generating ideas. In other words, the muse … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Olives or Jelly

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: The Midnight Game

PHOTO PROMPT © Randy Mazie for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Fun Note: This story brings back memories of my very first unfinished novel (inspired by a short story I wrote as a teen). Thinking my muse is nagging me to look at old projects! However, The Midnight Game … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Midnight Game

Flash Fiction: Ether Island

PHOTO PROMPT © Ted Strutz for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.  Interesting Note: The image reminded me of a novel series I started years ago. Perhaps, I need to return to Ether Island?    The island offers an alluring vibe. Isolated from the mainland, slower in pace. A … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Ether Island