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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #20 – Halting Time

Image: Geralt@pixabay.com. Muriel had a thing about time. She was obsessed by it. Her attraction was best described as a desire to purchase as many time pieces as she could in the mistaken belief that owning so much time might … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #19 – The Cube

Image: Andrew Neel@pexels.com. When the knock on the door was answered, they were greeted by a man introducing himself as Mr Minisota, and he was there to show them something that would change their lives forever. By the time they … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #16 – The Goose, the Girl and an Egg.

Image: Stine86Engel@pixabay.com. A bird with a woman on board Came flying by We saw, we marvelled Then dismissed it all An illusion said some Figment of your imagination said the learned ones. The next day they flew by again Heads … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #15 – The Last Stop

There was a sense of finality about the sign ahead of them. Beyond this point were they stepping off the edge of the world, entering an abyss or just some never-never from which survival was only an option. They contemplated … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #9 – Gran’s Russian Piece.

Image: AdnaeInviere at DeviantArt.com. The strange piece with the wind-up mechanism was a curiosity from the past, and strangely no one had seen it operate. Gran explained to us that the coil was over-wound and so it sat, and we … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #5 – Sleep Study

My wife of many years was constantly nudging me in the ribs while we slept complaining that my snoring kept her awake. One day she was reading the paper and came across a story about a man who like me … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #4 – Myrtle.

It’s 3am, and I’m on my way to the bathroom, a usual night with the usual urge. From out of the wall Myrtle drifts into the hallway as I wander by half asleep but aware of her. She lingers there, … Continue reading

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