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Yeah Write #120: The Unbinding (#amwriting #flashfiction )

The damp and mold in the abandoned basement made Kaya gag even through the sting of the stranger’s slap. Her split lip stung and her wrists chafed against the binding … Continue reading

April 10, 2019 · 10 Comments

Yeah Write #119: Shatterglass (#amwriting #flashfiction )

The spent pits where the clams and shellfish had baked for hours still smelled of hot salt and cooked sea weed. Delu chased sand on her teeth with her tongue … Continue reading

April 3, 2019 · 8 Comments

Yeah Write #118: Granny Knots ( #amwriting #microstory )

Her fingers are dressed in weathered rings. A lifetime of lacework mottles her skin. Wrinkled, rough knuckles slide beneath tatting threads; fingers shift the shuttle, pulling assured knots. My flower … Continue reading

April 3, 2019 · 5 Comments

Protected: Yeah Write #117: House of Bones (#amwriting #flashfiction )

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Yeah Write #115: The Goat Girl’s Corruption ( #amwriting #microstory )

You burned my goat skin, charred my soul, and wedded me to your son. None asked which of my dreams had turned to ash. You feasted upon my beauty. Dine … Continue reading

March 6, 2019 · 5 Comments

Yeah Write #112: The Parting (#amwriting #flashfiction )

They intended to burn me. I recalled my mentor’s words and they wrapped me in comfort: Some you can push and others nudge but a bit. Orra would berate me … Continue reading

February 20, 2019 · 8 Comments

Protected: Yeah Write #108: Lovers Bloom Eternal (#amwriting #flashfiction )

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Yeah Write #107: For You I Wait ( #amwriting #microstory )

Dearest Mine, I think I should perish shackled in matrimony these seven years. Upon my bed, your musk clings in the sheet folds and pillow dents. Your caresses linger in … Continue reading

April 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Yeah Write #101: The Lonely Dead ( #amwriting #microstory )

My skis skid on fresh powder and wind breaks my face. A presence pursues. “Apparitions collect the unwary,” I had warned. The enthusiast didn’t believe what his camera couldn’t snare. … Continue reading

March 7, 2018 · 3 Comments

Yeah Write #96: The Cottage ( #amwriting #microstory )

“Witch,” men spat, clawing gingerbread, shattering spun-sugar, leaving slather and destruction. The horror wasn’t the invasion but knowing they’d return. She torched them alive. The Hansels and Grendals would endure … Continue reading

February 7, 2018 · 6 Comments

What’s Up Doc #37: My Book Is Live Today (#selfpublishing #indiebookspromo #shortstories))

My love’s labor of pages speak between the lines. The book is out there. Enough of that… What’s really in my head right now? This: Mindful Things: Tales from a … Continue reading

February 7, 2018 · 1 Comment

Yeah Write #90: Butterfly and the Flycatcher ( #amwriting #microstory )

“Come be eaten. Your hue fools me not.” “Let’s wager, Flycatcher,” Butterfly challenged.  “If I make it to the yarrow you won’t catch me.” Flycatcher puffed her crest and attacked. … Continue reading

January 3, 2018 · 27 Comments

Protected: Yeah Write #87: Transference ( #amwriting #flashfiction )

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Protected: Yeah Write #86: A Broken Love Story ( #amwriting #flashfiction )

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Protected: Yeah Write #85: One For All ( #amwriting #flashfiction )

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Yeah Write #84: Forward Unto Tomorrow ( #amwriting #microstory )

Fly west comrades. Follow horizon’s light away from the inferno’s red eye and choking clouds. Forget the fallen; let go; hold on. One step, two, a league — each stride … Continue reading

December 6, 2017 · 24 Comments

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