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Enchanted: 100 word Flash Fiction

  Enchanted “Look what we found in the park in the dark,” I whispered. I traced my hand over the waves of its shell noting the retained coolness of fall air. A soft odour of decay wafted from its depths mixed with a sulfur smell I couldn’t identified because there was no candle in its… Continue reading Enchanted: 100 word Flash Fiction

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Lacking Inspiration for a Creative Artist

The desk around me is littered with stationary debris. The isolation created by half-walls isn’t lost on me and I feel uninvited as I sit here, a squatter at someone else’s desk, casting about for inspiration. However, I find nothing under the dim lighting beyond the impression of stormy clouds nor is there anything in… Continue reading Lacking Inspiration for a Creative Artist

A to Z Blogging

Z is not the end of the alphabet! – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Z is not the end of the alphabet! When people ask me, “if you could go anywhere in the world where would you go?” I tell them, “The Space Between.” I never add any explanation beyond a practiced smile, who would believe me anyway? I’ve been back to the bookstore’s exterior a number of times… Continue reading Z is not the end of the alphabet! – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Yearning – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Yearning I’ll always question how it ended. Olivia blindfolded me. It was soft and silky. Glitter guided me. I followed unresisting to the front of the bookstore blindfolded as if I might see something I shouldn’t or perhaps remember the way back. Heightened senses made the worn carpet feel like grass. The air smelled rich… Continue reading Yearning – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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X-Factor – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

X-Factor Everything felt like a dream. Only the park bench beneath me felt real. I sat waiting for the sign on the bookstore to read open. I sat day after day. The sign never changed. The door remained locked. The possibilities of what was going on inside was endless. Glitter’s smile and Olivia’s hug of… Continue reading X-Factor – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Wickyorn – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Wickyorn Impossibly the sound of the croco echoed through the bookstore. Startlingly a man in a shimmering cape appeared. Wickyorn the wizard sliced the silence with his voice. “Don’t be afraid. The tree has released the croco as a baby. I will give it a place to live while I train it to be good.… Continue reading Wickyorn – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

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Villainy – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories

Villainy The coffee wasn’t steaming anymore, a large piece of chocolate sat beside the mug. One thing remained unanswered, how did Olivia know the operative? She heard the unspoken question, “all the chocolate bars and candy in the world were disappearing. Every night someone or something was purging stores, houses, and factories of these items… Continue reading Villainy – The Space Between Bookstore presented by A to Z 100 word stories