The blank page stared at him. It could very well be accepted as a sign to end his writing career before it even started. He sighed. A blank page is also a sign to write something, he decided. That was the beginning of his writing career. © Vinitha This Five Sentence Fiction is written in response to the … More End or Beginning #FictionMonday
20 years ago I wanted to have this feeling, so badly. But here I am today. If he thought 20 years in prison would heal me, heal my baby, then he got it all wrong. My baby, she was only 5-years-old when this vulture ruthlessly ravaged my little girl’s innocence. A year she lived in … More Revenge #WordsMatter #FlashFiction
He kept kicking her. Yet she waited for his kicks gathering strength. She struggled to get on. But her love for him kept growing. And then, one day at the end of a painful scream, she held him in her arms as she met her precious little kicker for the first time. I am starting … More Love #FiveSentenceFiction 1
The reflection looked me back, With a different look from what I have seen! The enigmatic feel stayed intact, Yet, so different, I felt, Like someone else took my place, Wearing my face! I swayed, to make my reflection move, To change the way it appeared, Beauty, oozing out of the mirror, My reflection emanating … More Scary Reflection!
He arrives, enriching my mind, during the most unexpected moments. With his presence, I just forget myself and fall for him so shamelessly, so happily, over and over. Moments later I will be all alone and he, nowhere to be seen! And I wait impatiently for his arrival once again, pledging myself not to do the … More And then, he flees..
It was way past her bedtime but she wasn’t ready to sleep, instead she shook sleep off her sleepy eyes and continued to read. She closed her eyes and thought about the dreams, she’s having. Eluding them isn’t easy, she knows. That’s why she is keeping herself awake to stay away from what … More When everything fails!
“Dear god, here is the 100th coin, as I promised. You do know how hard it was for me to get 100 coins! Of course, you know, that’s what my mom told, that God knows everything.” “Now can you please give me my mom back? I need her more than I need you, pretty … More Broken Promise!
A fresh start, that’s what they agreed upon after she found out about his extra marital affair. Every time he cheats on her, he showers her with more love and that was her clue. Finally, she told him that she is not going to put up with his treacheries, and he agreed with her; he … More Letting Go
Sharon kept checking her watch. The needles moved at their own pace unaware of her irritation. And then they got together at 12. As she rose from her bed with the widest smile ever they sang outside her door,” Happy Birthday to you.” Her smile got broader as she received the birthday present, her first … More Waiting Game
Having fought for nearly the whole of her married life to be treated like a human at least, running away from her abusive husband was not something she is proud of. But was the flight less than any fight she faced? It took more than a year’s planning to execute it. She tread slowly to … More The Fight and Flight