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My entry is content based on my true non-fiction life story-line, staged in this mysterious timeless photo, a fictional vision challenge accepted! Read More

Featured Review by M.T.Higgins

"Very imaginative.. you clearly studied that picture better than most.. you have the beginning of a novel there! I hit the 'Liked' button.. ..." Read More

Started on February 4, 2020 for the Booksie 2020 Flash Fiction Writing Contest (500 word limit). Restarted, completed and submitted to the contest on May 7, 2020. Based on a public domain photograph provided by the contest. The photograph the story is based on has been included as the story's… Read More
A story I enjoyed making. I had the original reviewed to improve it, (still isn’t perfect) so here is V2. Circus themed with a meaning underneath; created with memories twisted to form words... Read More
our narrator is having a tough time on dates. read and fine out why Read More

Tags: dating, flash

an encounter in a train station. Read More

Tags: short, flash

Reads: 218

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Heir and the Spare is a flash fiction piece about a wealthy Parisian who has been fatally shot. His inheritance will then transfer to his brother and sister-in-law, which creates further problems within the family. Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

December 25, 2019

Reads: 215

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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It started with so much hidden potential. . . Read More
Meet Black Hat. What exactly is he doing, and is the crowd even paying attention? Read More
Enter the world of a young boy in his grandmother's back yard. Read More

Tags: flash, dandelion

Reads: 233

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"Understanding" is a flash fiction piece about facing your demons. It was first published on fiftywordstories.com and was later published on flashfiction.net. It won fiftywordstories.com's story of month for October 2018. Read More
A man is gifted with immortality and realizes that with fulfillment of his wish he is cursed to find his love and lose her through the ages. Read More

Reads: 388

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short Story / Flash Fiction

March 10, 2019

Reads: 292

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A line of people stood near the gate, patiently waiting to be led in. Read More

Tags: flash

I look at my watch - 6 am. "Will you please?" Read More

Tags: flash

Reads: 259

Comments: 1

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When a man learns that Earth is planning to use prisoners to colonize space, he thinks he's awfully clever to become a murderer. But once he leaves Earth he learns that he made a fatal miscalculation. Read More

Reads: 241

Comments: 2

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An example of flash fiction in a narrative style. It is posed as a dark riddle. Read More

Tags: dark, flash

A nostalgic and dark flash fiction Read More

Tags: dark, death, flash

A flash fiction story that I wrote while experimenting with moods. Read More

Tags: love, kiss, flash

It is simple. I love creating worlds, pulling at the strings of hearts, and to distract people from their realities. Even. If. Only for a moment. With an hour before i force myself to bed, allow these words tug at the very strings you may sometimes forget you have... Our… Read More
A retro drug dealer in a future Japan tries to ply his trade without getting busted. Read More

Reads: 378

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short flash fiction, obscured, yet you may find it clear to see. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 25, 2018

Reads: 341

Comments: 2

The Romance House

Thank me for reading you. Read More

Reads: 275

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

depending on your definitions, this is either "flash" or "micro" fiction. Read More
I am doing a 30 day flash fiction challenge, this is my first flash fiction story. If you want to do the 30 day challenge you can find the daily prompts on my profile. Good luck. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"A nice piece of science fiction flash. Fully told in not so many words!" Read More

This piece of work is dedicated to Kim; Then, also in an extended way, to all of you lovely ladies who have inspired the spark of it's creation... A Happy Birthday, & blessed life to those who are so special to the rest of us all... Passionate; The act of… Read More

Reads: 334

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I look into the mirror, how surprising, it’s me. No, it’s the me I never wanted? Or secretly... Read More
Some will do anything to keep the one they love. Read More
18 BLACK COMEDY FLASH TALES Read More
After years of isolation, a patient takes solace in a world created within their lonely mind. AN: Formatting is a little weird. I can't seem to get rid of the strange enlargement of some of the sentences. Any tips on how to fix it is most appreciated!… Read More

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