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Thirteen Shots

This was written for the Two for Tuesday Challenge #10. Prompt: Dead Drunk (under 200 words).

She kept writing texts, under the table if she could get away with it, otherwise when she went to the restroom.

I’m so bored.

Everyone’s making a fool of themselves, but not in an interesting way.

Tenth shot, nothing so far. Apparently it’s because I ‘drink slowly’. I’m tired of Irish cream… Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on May 30, 2013 in Flash Fiction

 

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Denying Fantasy

DenyingFantasy

Entry 1 – August 28th

Hello again. Yes, I’m back after ten years of silence. Hopefully my new entries will be a lot more sensible than the last ones (‘No one understands me’, ‘What am I doing with my life’, et cetera), now that I’m past those teenage years of angst. In fact, I should probably tell you why I’m writing again. No, it’s not just because I found this journal laying around and thought it was too much of a coincidence.

There’s only so many times I’m happy to wake up after two to four hours of being chased, shot and/or murdered in different ways. It’s not just disrupting my morning; it puts me in a bad mood all day. I’m hoping that writing things down will help me get them off my chest, so I stop having that dreadful look in the morning. I would say I want to figure out what’s causing the nightmares, but since they’re daily occurrences, it would have to be something pretty dramatic, and I don’t want to quit my job or leave town. At least not yet. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 29, 2013 in Short Stories

 

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Plain View

This was written for the Two for Tuesday Challenge #9. Prompt: Plain View (under 200 words).

The decline was so subtle that she couldn’t notice how much she strained to see until she tried on a new pair of glasses. All of a sudden, the world around her changed. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 24, 2013 in Flash Fiction

 

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