Flash Fiction

(<1,000 words)

Cupcakes

By

Eileen lets Denise lick the wooden spoon. Mighty Mouse has just started, but the warm smell of vanilla carries Denise off the couch. She…

Breath

By

She enjoyed watching him sleep. It was the only time his brow was relaxed and she could see his naturally curled eyelashes. His nostrils…

Vines on a brick wall

Memory

By

When the garlic bread came out—a little soggy but with cheese, so passable—I finally realized what animal Peter looked like: a crane. His long…

Short Fiction

1,000-5,000 words

Cupcakes

By

Eileen lets Denise lick the wooden spoon. Mighty Mouse has just started, but the warm smell of vanilla carries Denise off the couch. She…

Breath

By

She enjoyed watching him sleep. It was the only time his brow was relaxed and she could see his naturally curled eyelashes. His nostrils…

Vines on a brick wall

Memory

By

When the garlic bread came out—a little soggy but with cheese, so passable—I finally realized what animal Peter looked like: a crane. His long…