Flash Fiction: The Price

PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   Hail to the dome that gives us life. Her beauty and fresh air we are in awe. Water is sacred. Waste is death. Breeding is for the chosen few. Sterilisation is a virtue. Never step outside the … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Price

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: Power to the Future

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   Welcome to the future. Ground congestion fixed… The air, a nightmare. Hovering cars wait for hours, needing to charge up. A constant shadow casts over cities, blocking the sun, creating a constant chill even in summer. Only … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Power to the Future

Flash Fiction: Delay

PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   Waiting. Waiting. Even spaceships run late. When was the last time one departed or arrived on time? A problem on Mars. There always is. Why not divert? Give us a Milky Way view? Because that would … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Delay

Flash Fiction: Beneath the Surface

PHOTO PROMPT © Jean L. Hays for Rochelle's Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.    The government sealed off the area. A forbidden zone. Danger to the general public. Nothing to see here. But there is. A strong magnetic field surrounds. The air crackles with electricity. Explore beyond the ruins. … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Beneath the Surface

Flash Fiction: Roswell

Is it a bird, is it a plane? No, it’s an unidentified flying object. Let's shoot the crap out of it. On three brothers - one… two… three… Bang, bang, bang. Oh, no men it’s coming our way looking aggravated. Quick, quick reload, heading right towards us. Fire. For the love of God fire. What … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Roswell