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: Tap, Tap

PHOTO PROMPT © Douglas M. MacIlroy for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here. Tap, tap. Let me in. I know you’re watching. Your mother has sent me a message to give to you. You’re still a slob, pigs live better than you. For God’s sake bathe, scrub your hands and stop rubbing … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Tap, Tap

Flash Fiction: The Ghost Writer

PHOTO PROMPT © Jeff Arnold for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   The keys of the typewriter clapped. At the end of a line, a ding echoed through the old mansion. The stained glass windows smiled. The choice; coffee or wine? Why choose? Have both. The offering enticing. The ritual … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Ghost Writer

Flash Fiction: Unfinished Business

PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers. Other stories featuring the prompt can be found here.   A body sprawled on the floor, swimming in blood, staining the tiles. Eyes, wide, fixated on the ceiling. Who put all that crap up there? A strange place to store kitchen utensils. Held up by some weird wiry … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Unfinished Business

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: 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: 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