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Flash Fiction #3: Or What

Source: Blog Battle 2020 February’s Prompt: Vivacious  Definition (from vocabulary.com): A vivacious person is lively and spirited … [and] naturally fun to be around; they sparkle, they animate any group they’re part of, they’re full of life … from Latin vivere “to live.” It has more of a sense of playfulness than lively or animated. Even […]

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Flash Fiction #2: Moon

August 2018 BlogBattle ✧ The needle slid out with a quick pull and press but blood bubbled over Riggan’s thumb anyway. He wasn’t the doctor. The younger boy on the cot gurgled at the spike of pain, doubling over, but his eyes remained closed tight so Riggan shook him, hard. “Up! Won’t tell ya’gin.”  There […]

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Flash Fiction #1: The Good, the Bad and the Cuddly

The Challenge: For many months, if not a good year or so, there is an author whose blog I have followed above all others.  Although, to be fair, I only ever followed 5 (max), at the height of my speculative blogging days. It was my only real connection to the premise of polishing up my […]