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Dancer in the Starlight

She is a shadow in the corner of their eye, a noise in the dead of a moonlit night, a whisper on their lips. Once a child saw her, dancing on the very edge of a building, perfectly balanced, her eyes like fireflies, her laugh like birdsong. 35 more words

Creative Writing

The Pianoman

His tapered fingers danced across the keys, coaxing a haunting melody from the dusky piano.  I lingered, tucked away into the shadowed corner of the chapel.   974 more words

Shine On

(1500 words)

“Arabic numerals, that’s their proper name.”

Emily sat at the heavy wooden table in front of the fire, school book open, pencil poised. 1,566 more words

Micro Fiction

VOTE NOW for the winner of this week’s Six Word Story Challenge!

Welcome to Thursday and the opening of the vote to decide the winner of the Six Word Story Challenge.

It’s Thursday so entries to this week’s Six Word Story Challenge are no longer being accepted. 136 more words

Six Word Story Challenge

Death Lined Up

It’s been a bit quiet on here of late, and for that I can only apologise to my handful of loyal readers! I’ve been working on various stories and also been trying to understand how to use Twitter amongst other things… However, I am pleased to report that a little piece of mine has been published  63 more words

Flash Fiction

Three Line Tales Microfiction: Dare

This is for Sonya’s Three Line Tales photo prompt.

photo by Daniel Garcia via Unsplash

There were the friends who dared her to run across the dual carriageway, who fired her up with their hysterical goading. 42 more words