Flash Fiction Friday: A Day at the University

It's time for some flash fiction fun! Here's another challenge from Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers. Enjoy! “Are you sure we’re safe here?” Brock stared at the school. Ancient dressed stone withstood time. What else remained? What lurked in its cold, castle-like halls besides college coeds and professors? “I never said we were safe.” Chelsie … Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: A Day at the University

Flash Fiction Friday: Her Last Hope

It's time for a Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers challenge! Here's my story. Enjoy! It was still within the first click of the great star, but light spilled through the forest canopy. Mora scanned the skies for the source. The great star did not illuminate the world until the third click, what was this? Then, … Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: Her Last Hope

Flash Fiction Friday: A Sacrifice For All

Here is this week's entry in the Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers Challenge. Enjoy! “All for this?” Princess Cha’ak’na held the glass orb. Encased in it was Icefire, a small crystal that glowed a light bright enough to make her own green skin look blue. Its spikes jutted out in all directions and looked like … Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: A Sacrifice For All

When Should You Break The Writing Rules?

Ever notice how many unwritten rules there are in life? Rules you pick up as you go along. Rules that keep you safe. Rules that help you fit in society. Sometimes, those rules are good. Sometimes, they're not. Sometimes, you need to break those rules to get at something better. In case my children ever … Continue reading When Should You Break The Writing Rules?

Flash Fiction Friday: The Young Woman

Here is this week's entry into the Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers' challenge. I hope you enjoy it! “Can I help ya?” Bart asked, pulling off leather work gloves. The young woman didn’t answer, but stared at the stacked firewood piled against his small camping supply shop. “Needin’ wood for your campfire? It’s gonna be … Continue reading Flash Fiction Friday: The Young Woman