Micro Fiction: Ten More 55-word-stories to Light Up Your Day

Last Friday, Vivek Banerjee brought you ten 55-word-stories. Here are ten more. Pause The monitor suddenly stopped beeping almost causing his heart to stop. The surgeon, intent on his work, didn’t even notice. The anesthetist placed his hands on the patient pulse and found it steady. He realised that the power supply to the monitor […]

Flash Fiction: An Unfinished Story

Jigsaw puzzle

Back in 2008, Livejournal conducted a flash fiction contest where 500-word-stories had to be written on the theme: journal. They gave us a sop saying that all selected stories ‘might’ go into a published book, and we were allowed to send in more than one entry. I sent in five. I’m serializing them on this blog. This is the […]