#BlogBattles, short stories

Last Dance

#flashfiction #dance #drama Steady rhythms. Erratic heart thrumming. The music begged to sooth, but her mind refused its solace. Every last breath ached in her chest like the too tight pinch of a straight jacket. She gasped and bent at the waist. The drive zoomed up toward her as her knees buckled and her palms… Continue reading Last Dance

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#BlogBattles, short stories

The Burn of Disobedience #FlashFiction #BlogBattle

#BlogBattle 19 "Disobedience" Genre: Historical Fiction - Ancient Rome The Burn of Disobedience The rope dug in to her wrists, the soft flesh burned by friction. "My disappointment runs deep." Philomena glared at the ground, her last act of defiance. "Mina, my dear," her mistress said, a chastising lilt to her voice, "you only needed… Continue reading The Burn of Disobedience #FlashFiction #BlogBattle

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When the Grass is Greener #BlogBattle 16 “Garden”

#BlogBattle "Garden" Fantasy Short Fiction When the Grass is Greener The doors were locked. Who was she kidding? They were always locked. The scrolling vine pattern carved into the heavy teak and polished to a gleam worked on Della like a sort of magic, tempting her to see what was hidden behind. Her lackluster and… Continue reading When the Grass is Greener #BlogBattle 16 “Garden”

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Proposal #BlogBattle 2 #fanfiction #JaneAusten

#BlogBattle 2: Thorn (Fan Fiction) Proposal A Pride & Prejudice Fan Fiction Tale   Elizabeth and Jane stood by the rose bush, trimming off dead heads and gathering stems for a fresh bouquet. Their mother was in an uproar over some slight given by Lady Lucas, but they'd been able to quash the tantrum with… Continue reading Proposal #BlogBattle 2 #fanfiction #JaneAusten

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Ch 2: Secrets of the Spokanee #BlogBattle

Blog Battle 77: Perfect Click here for Chapter One genre: action/adventure I kept staring at the biggest pile of treasure in the center of the cavern. I couldn't take my eyes off it. Sean's words kind of drifted out of my mind, like he'd said them but since the way we'd come was gone there… Continue reading Ch 2: Secrets of the Spokanee #BlogBattle