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A collection of flash fiction (generally 500-1,500 words) for your enjoyment.

Santa’s Resurrection

The glass of milk that Heather and her little brother Aiden had set out for Santa was now warm. They had gone to bed an hour ago, but were up for the third time. Each time they came downstairs, Heather … Continue reading

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The Pentagon Monster

It only seems appropriate for October to offer a story about the creation of a monster. Frank Shelley had sat at this briefing-room table many times before, but it was the first time, as he waited his turn to speak, … Continue reading

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The Radio Days of Charlie Hydes

I once knew a man back in my hometown who had the most wonderful gift of using exactly the wrong word at exactly the right time. Sometimes, it wasn’t even the wrong word; more like a close approximation of the … Continue reading

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Five Minute Fiction for Free

I am very grateful that I have many dedicated fans, all of whom I consider to be my friends. Well, friends, I need your help! I am calling on you for some assistance in furthering my writing career. After studying … Continue reading

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