Tag: horror

  • Flash Fiction – Digging Up the Truth

    Flash Fiction – Digging Up the Truth

    Digging Up the Truth Ever since my husband went away, I have been trying to create as much fun as I can for the kids. So, I racked up a big pile of leaves as my kids played on the playset. Our golden retriever, Gus, wanted to help, but he was mostly just digging holes. […]

  • Poem – Innocence Hunts the Wicked

    Poem – Innocence Hunts the Wicked

    Innocence Hunts the Wicked I taste your heart beat as you enter the room Innocence is always sweet The anticipation fills your veins as you survey your surroundings Button by button My eyes undress your anxiety You smile as if we already know each other I pretend not to notice when you walk my way […]

  • Flash Fiction – Dirty Hands

    Flash Fiction – Dirty Hands

    April 22, 2021, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about earthing. Put a character’s hands, feet or body and soul into the earth. Who needs recharging? What happens between the interaction? Go where the prompt leads! Dirty Hands Charlie washed the dirt off of his hands in the kitchen sink. […]

  • Flash Fiction – Teach Them

    Flash Fiction – Teach Them

    As children grow, they watch their parents and try to emulate them. Whether it be how they dress or talk. Maybe even the way they chose to live their lives.  Melissa firmly believed that her daughter would know everything she needed to know. Being a single mother wasn’t easy, but she managed to teach her […]

  • Flash Fiction – I Was Petrified

    Flash Fiction – I Was Petrified

    The light gets brighter, and my heart is pounding. Something or someone is moving just beyond the light and slowly coming towards me. I open my mouth but no sound comes out. I close my eyes and try to leave my body behind, but there is a buzzing sound like a chainsaw getting ready to […]

  • Flash Fiction – Be Careful What You Wish For

    Flash Fiction – Be Careful What You Wish For

    Be Careful What You Wish For It had been a long day, and Ashley just wanted to get home. Not that there was anything or anyone waiting for her when she got there. She secretly wished to be coming home to someone and was tired of hearing her relatives ask her when she will finally […]

  • Flash Fiction – Zombie Apocalypse

    Flash Fiction – Zombie Apocalypse

    Zombie Apocalypse Marcus had spent his whole adult life prepping his house with all kinds of weapons and rations in case of a zombie attack. One night, while watching the news, he heard something outside his house. Marcus got his shot gun and opened the door to see a zombie with green skin and ragged […]

  • Flash Fiction – Makeover

    Flash Fiction – Makeover

    January 14, 2020, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about dressing up. It can be a child or another character. Be playful or go where the prompt leads! Makeover Dorothy gave her sister a cup of hot tea that afternoon. Rose sipped the tea and complained about the weather. Suddenly, […]

  • Flash Fiction – Hitchhiker

    Flash Fiction – Hitchhiker

    When I saw her, she was standing alone on the side of the road in the dark. When I pulled over, she got in without saying anything. She hung her head low covering her face with her long brown hair.  “Where are you going?” I asked turning back onto the road. I noticed she had […]

  • Flash Fiction – Dinner Party

    Flash Fiction – Dinner Party

    Thud Thud Anxiety builds. Sweat drips down his face as Michael tries to act natural as he eats. Jazz music plays sweetly throughout the room. Nancy keeps looking at Michael as if he is nervous to be meeting her parents for the first time. Thud Thud Nancy’s father tries to make small talk and use […]