FRIDAY FICTION: The Last Day of the Dress (99 Words)

August 8, 2022, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about “the one who left the dress.” A 1940s-era dress still hangs in an abandoned house. Who left it and why? You can take any perspective and write in any genre. It can be a ghost story. Or not. Go whereContinue reading “FRIDAY FICTION: The Last Day of the Dress (99 Words)”

FRIDAY FICTION: Memories (344 Words)

He continued to explore the choked courtyard. Peeling away some thicket, he discovered a cast stone statue in one of the garden beds. It was an angel, chipped in various areas and struggling to make its presence known from behind overgrown wildflowers still trying to cling to life. The angel’s carved eyes peered back atContinue reading “FRIDAY FICTION: Memories (344 Words)”

FRIDAY FICTION: Meet me at the Fair (100 Words)

Meet me at the fair. That’s all the note taped to her front door said. Meet me at the fair. An ominous invitation into a world of neon lights, traveling shows and rides. She stared at the note. Her heartrate quickened. Her breaths shortened. The fair. She hadn’t been back since . . .  sinceContinue reading “FRIDAY FICTION: Meet me at the Fair (100 Words)”

UNRECOGNIZABLE: A Rondelet

Lost expression Broken reflection in the glass Lost expression Vacant, black, hollow eyes stare back Piercing darkness permeates through  Leaning closer, I question “who?” Lost expression The Prompt: You wake up to discover a completely different, unknown face staring back at you from the mirror. Reena’s Xploration Challenge #239 The Rondelet is a French form consistingContinue reading “UNRECOGNIZABLE: A Rondelet”