Tag Archives: fiction

Jump

Rochelle sets us a one hundred word, flash fiction challenge, prompted by a photo, each week.  Why not give it a try? https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ Someone will bounce it into the conversation; immediately, there’s tightening in my throat. My heartbeat probably hasn’t … Continue reading

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Idyll

Rochelle sets us a one hundred word, flash fiction challenge, prompted by a photo, each week.  Why not give it a try? https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ Jim had everything set: the perfect retirement home on the beach, beautiful scenery, idyllic setting. He knew … Continue reading

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Squawk

Rochelle sets us a one hundred word, flash fiction challenge, prompted by a photo, each week.  Why not give it a try? https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ I’m on the left and I’m laughing hard, uncontrollably, at the seagulls, as they circle the cliff. … Continue reading

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Lost

Rochelle sets us a one hundred word, flash fiction challenge, prompted by a photo, each week.  Why not give it a try? https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ In a moment, Jack was on his feet, his chair rattling across the floor; yelling and pointing … Continue reading

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Hole

Rochelle organises the Friday Fiction one hundred word competition, prompted by a photo, each week: https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ After a spate of nasty traffic accidents and two motorcyclists killed, Lincolnshire police caught the culprits red-handed. Their modus operandi was actually quite clever. … Continue reading

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Searching

Rochelle set us a one hundred word flash fiction theme, prompted by a photo, each week.  Why not give it a try? https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ Jenny Murray spotted the stranger sitting on the gravestone, sobbing. Jenny and Martha went over to find … Continue reading

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Snorkel

Rochelle’s weekly one hundred word flash fiction challenge, prompted by the picture: https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ It seemed such a simple, yet clever, idea: find something inconspicuous to use as a snorkel, then swim underwater, past the guard station, to freedom. So here … Continue reading

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