Flash Fiction: Flirting With a Vampire

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson For Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. “That won’t keep vampires out,” said Alexander toying with the stand of garlic hanging on the wall. “Then why the myth?”  Alexander shrugged. “Created by the church... as contraception. Garlic reeks for anyone.” “It adds flavour to blood?” “Only if … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Flirting With a Vampire

Flash Fiction: Spitting the Dummy

PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Note: A dummy is also called a pacifier in some parts of the world. Spitting the dummy is Australian for when a person acts like a baby with an outburst of over the top anger. MUSE: I keep seeing politicians. … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Spitting the Dummy

Flash Fiction: The Lamp Post

PHOTO PROMPT © CEAyr Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Note: For this story "normies" are everyday normal people. The story may be related to an earlier story, Fairy Ring. The lamp post stood bright and proud. A beacon of safety and wonder. Its light guided normies away from the shadows. The … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Lamp Post

Flash Fiction: Little Fire Dancers

PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Little fire dancers, flicker in the flame, waiting to be noticed. Their bodies hypnotic as they move to silent music. The mesmerised audience are enticed and explore inner realms. Answers to life’s questions, big and small, revealed. Guidance and inspiration … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Little Fire Dancers

Flash Fiction: Walls Can Talk

PHOTO PROMPT © Ted Strutz Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. The historical house survived, renovated as a tourist attraction. The game paid an absorbent amount to stay. Photographers, TV crews and YouTube stars attempted to capture paranormal activity. A lucrative hoax about to dry up as interest waned.  Under the night … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Walls Can Talk

Flash Fiction: Tinder

PHOTO PROMPT -Copyright-Rochelle Wisoff-Fields Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Note: This story started to form a couple of days after I posted last week's story (more infighting with the muse). Hephaestus wanted his story told after all. Lucky me, the tale fits in with this week's prompt. Here we have … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Tinder

Flash Fiction: Stuck

PHOTO PROMPT – © Jennifer Pendergast Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Note: I tried so hard to continue the Greek mythology theme this week but nothing came. So to keep Dale happy The Muse made a return! *~* TANNILLE: Damn-it… Nothing. Ok, Muse take it away. MUSE: Weren’t you doing Greek … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Stuck

Flash Fiction: Isles of the Blessed

PHOTO PROMPT © Jean L. Hays for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. A return to Greek Mythology again... Can't seem to help myself. This self contained story features The Isles of the Blessed. The stained glass pendant, blurred her eyes as she stared. Moisture ran down her face. Why did life … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Isles of the Blessed

Flash Fiction: Iris

PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Another instalment featuring the Greek Gods navigating the 21st Century. Previous stories starred Hecate and Pandora. Iris, the Greek goddess of rainbows, wandered around ancient ruins. Modern times, cruel to the stone and concrete architecture. Tour guides claim the recently … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Iris

Flash Fiction: Pandora

PHOTO PROMPT © Jean L. Hays for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. This week went Greek (mythology) again, a spin off from Hecate's story Crossroads. Pandora adored the 21st Century. The rise of online shopping, cemented the use of boxes. Sure some items were sent in satchels or envelops. She cared naught … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Pandora