50 word story
do you want for the other two wishes?” asked the Witch.
I repeat the first one, twice?
believe that two people can have the same dream?” asked the man.
I wanted your first wish again, but she said, ‘No. Not allowed’.”
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DOCTOR CLOUSEAU? (Or the Value of Humour.) 1969. I had been feeling ‘under the weather’ for a few months and – as it had just been introduced – my wise old doctor advised me to have a ‘smear test,’ to … read more
A BAD NIGHT FOR DRIVING Janette Davies The car swerved and went into a 360 degree spin and crashed head on into the vehicle we had just overtaken. It was eerily quiet and black as pitch, as all the headlights … read more
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GOLDEN CLOUD Flash story By: Ali Fathy Unintentionally, quickly and pointlessly he was glancing to the sky. Suddenly he felt a great joy that made him dance with ecstasy like a drunk. He saw her. Yes! It is her: The … read more
GENOA: LIVE or DIE by Sarah-Jane Steadman “Give her to me, Sofia, she is too big for you, now.” The heavily pregnant woman gladly handed over the wriggling child to the older woman. “Grazie, Mamma.” The mother-to-be sighed, “I shall … read more