Tag Archive: Fiction

Writing 101, Day Eighteen: Hone Your Point of View

Writing 101, Day Eighteen: Hone Your Point of View The neighbourhood has seen better days, but Mrs. Pauley has lived there since before anyone can remember. She raised a family of six boys,… Continue reading

A Tiny Story About Peace

This week I discovered Bloggers for peace when looking for a blog event to take part in. Here is the link: We Can Make a Difference–Right Here, Right Now by Kozo Hattori So… Continue reading

Happiness Instead

  . A mother and daughter sat by a carved figure of a dragon. The smiling girl wrapped her arms around the wooden dragon’s head. “I love you, happy dragon!” “Don’t be silly Anne.… Continue reading

Flash Fiction: Coming Down To Earth

Child. Photo by Alexis/El Caminante “It’s time Johan. It’s time you came down.” “I don’t want to. I want to keep flying with all the other kids.” “Yes. We love you Johan. We’ve been waiting… Continue reading

Liathara 4 – The Apprentice

Liathara lay on the hillside in the sunshine. She had been given time to meditate and take in what she had learned. Her tutor, Clare, the old Dragon-woman, was having her afternoon nap.… Continue reading

Liathara – The Lord, His Army and the Dragon

The Lord of the East awoke on top of a wooded hill. Opening his eyes woozily he checked himself over and found everything OK. No pain. He found himself unhurt apart from a… Continue reading

Liathara of Woodley

I originally wrote this in 302 words for Flash! Friday # 40, a writing competition. Now I’m treating my little story to a longer re-write for this daily prompt. It does have a twist… Continue reading

I know I Can Turn This Around

I needed several sources of inspiration to make a post today! Flash! Friday # 39 “300 word story (10-word leeway) based on the photo” Daily Prompt: Can’t Drive 55 “Take the third line of the… Continue reading

Short Story: Agent Iris

Flash! Friday # 38 “Write a 250 word story based on the photo.” Agent Iris was a fool and she knew it. Sitting with his hand gripping her shoulder too tightly as he… Continue reading

Flash Friday Short Story: Thermodynamics

I was inspired by this writing prompt: http://flashfriday.wordpress.com/2013/08/02/flash-friday-35/ “Just a few microns. Half a turn clockwise.” “Do you ever worry about breaking the laws of physics as we know them?” “If they can… Continue reading

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