flash fiction

Semicolon ; she told her parents ; she told her friends ; she got help ; she let go ; she still struggles but never gives up ; and so she goes on


Banned I've been feeling rusty of late. It's the lying around all day and having no one to talk to. The loneliness wears me down especially. I'm used to company. Used to have audience for the thousands of stories I've... Continue Reading →

Anxiety The worst is over now. I can breathe again. I don’t longer have the urge to rip off my skin and step out of my own body which suddenly felt way too tight and nothing like me at all.... Continue Reading →

  Shelter „You are bleeding. “ She looks at me in bewilderment her mouth twisting into a tight line. “Are you kidding me?” she hisses, teeth clenched. “You are torturing me. You have been doing so for hours.” I reach... Continue Reading →

Never let me go Her horse came to a sudden halt. They were in the middle of a forest. The forest he ought to live in. Had her horse noticed something she didn’t? She looked around. Cautious, anxious even. Something... Continue Reading →

Ordinary I’ve seen them. They watch you when your back is turned. Some of them you call friends, some are no more than strangers to you. You work in a coffee shop. Drain, push, pull. That’s your daily routine. Drain,... Continue Reading →

Immortality The sky is descending. Slowly but steadily. Fear rules our lives while we sit around waiting for the unavoidable. I was captured by it too, but not anymore. I’ve found a rescue. What if I told you, that we... Continue Reading →

Dancing with the Devil You step into the club. The air is heavy with sweat. You let yourself drown in the crowd trying to shake off trials and tribulations of the past days. That’s when you notice him standing in... Continue Reading →

Satunday Have you ever lived through one of those nights which never seem to end? Nights you just don’t wanna go to bed for fear of missing a magical moment? Those nights tend to produce memories to bathe in. They... Continue Reading →

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