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A Little Drab'll Do Ya

-   She woke up ecstatic at the thought of the joyful preparations ahead. She really loved the holidays. Then she caught sight of a printout her husband had left on the table. The Christmas present t...

By: magnificent1rascal | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 21 Jan 2015

Are We There Yet

- "It’s not what it looks like," he said. "I’m not pushing. You’re the one pushing." "Am not." "Are too." "Leave me alone. This side is mine. Stay on your side." "I’m not on your side. Now I...

By: elof69 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.6| Added: 14 Jan 2015

Unwanted Gift

- The Christmas present ticked me off! After twenty years of friendship, he knew how I felt about presents and Christmas. The wondrous ideal of love, family and religious worship, that Christmas is, w...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 18 Dec 2014

Tanya's Holiday

- She really hated the Holidays. While she enjoyed spending time with her family, she detested the expectations: cooking, shopping, and decorating. “Let’s go out of town to your mother’s for Christma...

By: AltaBrwnSgr | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 12 Dec 2014

The Necklace

- “Not guilty, Your Honor.” “Tell the court what happened.” “Your Honor, I needed a gift for my wife. We married on New Year’s Eve last year; today’s our anniversary. The store was closing, and th...

By: AltaBrwnSgr | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 11 Dec 2014

Night Terrors

- The high-pitched shriek woke her from the deep slumber. Her heart was pounding as she searched for the light switch with cold, trembling fingers. The familiar chill of fear coursed through her bod...

By: Blue | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jul 2014

Burble

- She closed her eyes and absorbed the distinctive smell drifting through the air. Every nerve ending in her aching body started waking up. She couldn’t explain it, but it was like an inner pull deep ...

By: Blue | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jul 2014

Pity the Living, Indeed

- The thing about funerals is that it's not only the poor bastard on the casket who looks dead. As you reach out to grab the crying son's shoulder or the wailing husband's hand, you see the hollows in...

By: palela | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 06 Feb 2014

Cold Memories

- As the snow falls silently outside my window, I sit here dreaming of you. I miss the way you smiled at me when I would run off on a tangent, then forget what I was talking about. I miss how you would ...

By: mhend90 | Category: Musings | Score: 4| Added: 08 May 2012

Muddled

- What the hell did Idrink last night? I thought, head spinning as I came into consciousness. Trying to think past the crippling post-alcohol agony I focused on the details that led to there being a...

By: mhend90 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 06 May 2012