I'm so excited. I got a new bookshelf. It is a one of a kind thing someone has cobbled together from bits and pieces. I got it cheap from the local charity shop. But, that is not why I am excited. In clearing away the old dodgy chipboard shelf that I plan to burn, I … Continue reading The Long Lost Story
Tag: Flash Fiction
Inspired by the night sky
The images released by NASA of Pluto this week leave me awestruck. It reminds me all over again of the melancholy I feel staring into the deepness of the night sky. I wonder of a time when human kind didn't spend our nights mesmerized by a TV screen, but instead watched the sky turns through … Continue reading Inspired by the night sky
How Small? Is it still a story?
Just how small can a story be and still be called a story? Legend claims Ernest Hemingway wrote the six word story: For Sale: Baby shoes, never worn. Six heartbreaking words. A story in my opinion. The land of online has spawned many online magazines featuring flash fiction. The sort of story you can read … Continue reading How Small? Is it still a story?