Midas – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Rochelle’s permission.


Midas

I touch my daughter’s rosy cheeks and watch in horror as they turn grey.

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A Perfect Home – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © J Hardy Carroll. Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires J Hardy Carroll’s permission.


A Perfect Home

“I’ve found the perfect house.”

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Flames – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Anshu Bhojnagarwala. Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Anshu Bhojnagarwala’s permission.


Flames

Today is my  16th birthday. It shall be my last.

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Shelter – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Renee Heath. Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Renee Heath’s permission.


Shelter

Survival training teaches that finding shelter is one of the first things to do when you’re stranded. That’s alright. I have shelter.

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Dear Friend – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Another week went by and it’s time again for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers.

The rules: Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Ted Strutz Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Ted Strutz’s permission.


Dear Friend

My dear old car! Remember how we went places together? Flying, always flying high! Those were the days.

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Whispers – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Dale Rogerson Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Dale’s permission.


Whispers

Glass is an integral part of many fairy tales and legends. Glass slippers, scrying mirrors, portals into other worlds—naturally I dismissed these as stories for children or the simple-minded.

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Epiphany – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Priya Bajpal Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Priya Bajpal’s permission.


Epiphany

I was convinced our first contact with Aliens would unite humanity. We would act as one people: enlightened, peaceful, secure in the knowledge that we are no longer alone in the universe.

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Odd One Out – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Happy New Year, Friday Fictioneers Friends!

Long time no see, right? I’ve been busy and lazy but one of my new year resolutions is to do better with the FF challenge. I had a hard time coming up with something, but here we go.

The rules: Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Russell Gayer Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Russell’s permission.


Odd One Out

I come from a long line of powerful mages. Nana is a legendary maga; my older sisters are on The Council. But I’m a freak.

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Book Review: As One Must, One Can by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields

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Are you looking for end-of-year holiday presents? Look no further, here’s something for you.

I’m a bit embarrassed that it took me so long to review the third book in Rochelle Wisoff-Fields’ (our FF Fairy Blog Mother) Gitterman trilogy, As One Must, One Can. But, better late than never, right? What better way to fill a gap in blogging because I’m immersed in NaNoWriMo at the moment and can’t get my mind off of it long enough to write flash fiction.

‘As One Must, One Can’ by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
Genre: Historical Fiction
Very brief summary: The story follows the fate of several Jewish families from Czarist Russia to a new life in the USA. While their new life certainly is safer than in Russia, the struggle for happiness and safety goes on but resourcefulness, love and a tight-knit family make up for much of the hardship. Read more on the Amazon site or visit Rochelle’s author page.

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But Is It Art? – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image ©  J Hardy Carroll Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires J Hardy Carroll’s permission.


But Is It Art?

Bobby, what are you doing, you’ve been staring at this musical clock for hours.”

“I contemplate art. What is it? Why do it?”

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