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In Love Is Courage

 Dedicated to my mom and dad with all my love. I watch the snowflakes dance as they fall from the low gray clouds of the threatening storm.  My forehead presses hard against the frigid glass, slick and damp as ice, … Continue reading

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#ThursThreads Entry 10/20/2016

For the first time in probably more than a year, I entered Siobhan Muir’s flash fiction contest #ThursThreads.  Its a fun contest where the prompt is a phrase taken from the previous week’s winner. Being very short, only 100 to … Continue reading

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#TBT Flash: The Raven

It’s Throwback Thursday again and I’m in the mood for some flash fiction.  Here is a short piece from the 2013 Twelfth Night Masquerade Flash Fiction Contest run by Meg McNulty that was such fun. The Raven The clock chimed, … Continue reading

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#TBT Flash: Farther From Home

It’s Throwback Thursday again and I thought I’d resurrect another flash fiction from the archives.  I believe this challenge came from a musical prompt. The goal is only to let the music influence the story not dictate specifics.  Hope you … Continue reading

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#TBT Flash: Jasmine’s Symphony

It’s Thursday again.  And although I won’t do a throwback flash every Thursday, JB Lacaden reminded me that three years ago today, this was the pic for Angela Goff’s delightful Visual Dare Challenge.  (Thanks, JB!)  It is a particular favorite … Continue reading

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#TBT Flash: The Queen and the Pirate

So for Throwback Thursday, here’s an old flash of mine from 2012…. The prompt was PIRATES. The Queen and the Pirate Her castle perched above the bay and, on mornings like this one, the salty sea air would waft through the windows … Continue reading

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Songbird In Chains

This was written for today’s Thursday Threads.  Do you have around 100 words you want to share today? Go check it out.    “Extermination would be far simpler,” the Arkhani prince murmured, his opinion lost under the swish of the door … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday Flash: Posterity, Incorporated

This, my friends, has to be one of my favorites.  It was originally written for Siobhan Muir‘s ThursdayThreads.  Hope you like it, too. Posterity, Incorporated She remembered the way he introduced himself, self-deprecating and almost proper: “I’m Charles Anderson, the scientist; … Continue reading

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