Flash fiction, just under 1000 words. Old home movies bring back difficult memories for a mother, reveal the past in a new way for the daughter.
Life can be suffocating.
Mitch is an Army intelligence officer who is in love with his wife - and his job. Winnie is fed up with Mitch's broken promises. Their 14-year old daughter, Maddie, is heading for trouble.
A couple is driving to his family for Christmas Eve when they realize they forgot something.
A business man avoids reality for a few hours.
mark william mills
As an unexpected loss sinks in, our workaholic protagonist learns that cynicism can't protect against pain.
What's right under your nose, you either see it or you don't.
A troubled man - A neighbouring stranger – A cathartic ritual of redemption.
child of your child and the parent of your parent.
Sheri Attani Ro...
A man drawn in to a strange website. A woman trying to avoid reality.
Burned tourists, cancer, drunken mothers, the mental ward on the hill, beatings and blood. It's Jamie I'm going to tell you about really, though.
A moment in the life of a woman who is rich and free.
The main character, Zhou Meixian (Zhou), has just been released from a period of brief incarceration, during which he was physically abused and forced to sign a confession for crimes he did not commit
An American in London encounters the Church of England. (Draft 2)
Jose F. Diaz
A mother's daughter and husband die of cancer. The mother briefly narrates the moment from her husbands death to her daughters.
Buddhist fetters are encountered on a journey. The next in the series of Ralph's Fables.
An encounter in the fog.
In an airport, the protagonist meets someone she doesn't expect. [NOT a romance.]
A boozy look at an interaction between a guy and a girl at the bar one night and how expectation and reality stack up against one another.
A story about rebirth/enlightenment.
A poem about my personal acceptance of the end of youth
Jose F. Diaz
Following the death of two friends, Jane James must decide whether she tells the police the truth concerning her husband's involvement.
A young girl in 16th century Germany discovers her father may be a werewolf, and a 4th grade girl in 2016 has her first period in this intertwining narrative about monthly hazards.
A story about hate and senseless death.
A very short story about a very fast life.