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Losing Eddie

- They called you King Edward. You were King of your ground.  Whether we were lonely, joyful, worn-down, or heartbroken, riding down the highway of life, with a switch of the radio, you could fill day...

By: acarltoncraft1 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 14 Oct 2020

Last Night at Sunset

- Last night at sunset, I waited for you. My love illuminated the sky, painting a vibrant mural with which to end your day. You stood on the shore, looking lost and alone. I wish I could touch you and...

By: KatarinaTechgoddess | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 24 Sep 2020

The Cry of the Dolphin

- She sat by the water’s edge, watching the dolphins play. She wished he were still here, reminding her to be careful or telling her the same joke he’d told time after time. She could feel his presenc...

By: KatarinaTechgoddess | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 16 Sep 2020

The Rendezvous

- I always loved this place: cherry trees flanking the wildflower meadow, sunlight glistening off the lake beyond. I hurry towards our bench and, spotting it, gasp. He waited… Running, I throw my ar...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 29 Aug 2020

Time Passes

- He loved her enough to let her go, and she loved him enough to come back. Each year, true to her word, she returned to the sea. Although she was grown, he still cautioned against the forces of evil. ...

By: KatarinaTechgoddess | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Aug 2020

Chippy

- Man's best friend. With love in her eyes and her tail making wind, my Chippy. In the days of a boy growing to be a man, my faithful companion through thick and thin. As I discovered girls, a friend t...

By: chippihc | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 11 Jun 2020

My Dear Eloise

- "Are you there, my dear Eloise?" she called out to the shadows. She waited in still silence, hanging on hope. Her pulse grew as the wind picked up, rattling the windows. She spun around, searching fo...

By: SilverJaye | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 18 Apr 2020

Desolation

- Long story short as they used to say. The two of them cannot be intimate. It is not within their ability now. So the question is does it really matter? Does it actually make their emotions and thei...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Aug 2019

The Letter Epilogue

- On that cloudy day, she watched as a black sedan pulled into her driveway.  Her heart dropped as two dressed soldiers walked up to her front door.  Little Jake all but a year old on her hip, she knew...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2019

Never Without You

- There you are I’ve found you. I knew you wouldn’t be far. For a moment there I thought I had lost you. Tears welled up in me and my emotions – uncontrollable. In a brief moment of time I saw you ly...

By: Martin | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 06 Apr 2018

Two Years

- Two years, almost to the minute. Two years since I got that call. And guess what? It doesn't hurt any less now than it did then. The only difference is now I can cry. And sometimes it seems I can't ...

By: TooShy678 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 12 May 2016

In The Shadow Of The City

- Curled in a foetal position, Faith clamped her ears tightly, desperate to block out the horrifying din. The bunker shook, concrete walls quivering as the world above suffered. The deafening roar in...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 18 Mar 2016

Before and After

- Within the first week after I took delivery of my new car, I stepped in gum. It got on the carpet. Not on the mat, but on the carpet just beneath the door. I was upset. I got most of it off, but there...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 18 Jul 2015

Shuddering Sobs

- It's often the same. I listen to music I know affects me. Really affects me. It has before and will again. And I allow it, because of the desperately needed catharsis and release. Do you under...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jul 2015

Dad

- She really hated the holidays, as she wandered and pondered why? Her mind drifts to the celebrations, as she comes to realize. "It is for him that I live the way I do. For him tonight are my memories...

By: a_chica | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.6| Added: 10 Jan 2015

Survivor

- He woke up ecstatic and it surprised him. He vaguely recognized the feeling as one that sometimes came to him while he was walking the pup in the early morning as the sun was rising. He was supposed t...

By: billybroadband | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 08 Dec 2014

En Pointe

- She was a dancer, but she couldn't go en pointe. Something happened. A hesitant step, some detritus on the stage, a fall. A ballerina who could not go en pointe. She could teach. And she did. Yo...

By: Survivor | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 14 Apr 2014

Her life is over

- She sits on the cold tile floor of the bathroom, naked and alone. She has been betrayed and abandoned, lost and confused. She has tried to climb her way back, to fight through the tears. She is no lon...

By: Finallyatpeace | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 17 Feb 2014

There and Gone

- It wasn’t flashy. Not even a defined moment. There and gone as I slept, the world passed, and so did he, slipping from existence like the occurrence of a second, of a minute of any day. To say I crie...

By: EvaJupiterSkies | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 Dec 2013