Tag Archives: microfiction

Products – Reena Saxena #writephoto

The path was strewn with fossils of dead animals and maybe, humans who tried to reach the pinnacle. He felt his stomach churning, but the pinnacle looked different each time. A few turrets had been added, which were evidence of … Continue reading

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A Haunting We Will Go

One minute we were watching a moment together, and the very next minute, he was gone. I don’t even remember closing my eyes, but closed they had been, or I would have known when he had disappeared, or who had … Continue reading

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A wish – Jane Dougherty #writephoto

This little story is for Sue Vincent’s photo prompt. When I saw what she had come up with this week, the Cookie Monster and the Groke paled into insignificance. I have inverted the image I first had, and the result … Continue reading

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XOXO – Anurag Bahkshi #writephoto

Dear Xenobia, I have been meaning to write this letter to you for a very long time now, but every time I tried to put pen on paper, I developed cold feet, and so had to call to a maid … Continue reading

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Sweeping Up – Jane Dougherty #writephoto

The beach swarmed with police on their telephones, forensics in their white overalls with their tape, marking out and measuring. The tide would be turning soon. They had to be quick. Moll pulled up the hood of her anorak. It … Continue reading

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#writephoto: An unexpected guest – Jane Dougherty

“Look!” David pointed across the valley at the hill beyond. “That looks just like the cave where Smaug lives.” His mother frowned, but didn’t raise her eyes from her magazine. “Who’s Smaug?” David sighed. “A dragon. Never mind. Can I … Continue reading

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The Fugitive – Anurag Bakhshi #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z #writephoto

“Hi Mom.” “Hi Stuart, how’re you doing baby?” “Errr…actually, I’m slightly busy right now Mom.” “Too busy to talk to your old mother?” “Of course not Mom, don’t say like that. It’s just that I’ve just got my first case.” … Continue reading

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Omphalos – Jane Dougherty #writephoto

The omphalos of the world slowly fills with water. Rainwater collects in the sacred stone, and though animals and birds drink from it, the sun evaporates it, green growing things siphon it, the level rises inexorably. If the omphalos overflows, … Continue reading

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#writephoto: Unexpected difficulties – Jane Dougherty

Ellie blanked out the voice of the guide as he droned on, and gazed down the empty nave. Rows of columns strode up and down, and disappeared into the shadows of the transept. Where the altar and the choir stalls … Continue reading

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#writephoto: Temple – Jane Dougherty

She hated stately homes with a deep, visceral loathing. Ordinary people paying to trail open-mouthed around the set-piece rooms of some aristocrat’s family pile made her want to vomit. Didn’t they realise, she asked herself, that this kind of excess … Continue reading

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