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Time to Write

We are now welcoming guest posts in “Fiction in a Flash”. Calling for Original works of fiction/prose/poetry !  Selected works will be published in our FB page, Instagram and Twitter pages as well as our website https://fictioninaflash1.com. Please note the guidelines below: 1. Material…

The Market of Colors

In the cacophony of sights and sounds, where colors mingle, as do minds, I hear a tinkle, a laughter. In that busy market, I hear my life. The banter of the bangle seller, the cries of the peanuts hawker, slowly seem to drown and…

The Crack

The glass window in my room has a crack, silver snakes coming from all directions and cumulating into one. I do not know whether it fell prey to a zooming stone, or an angry fist or a naughty toy. But that crack makes me…

The Reminder Called Nature

The seasons are are a great reminder of the things that really matter. When the final sun of the summer sets, it reminds us of warm days and the cool sea breeze of the evenings and the shade of that big oak tree in…

Fragrance

She took off her raincoat, and hung it on the rack. Her dress was wet at the hems. She sighed, she had not been able to protect herself from rain, like she had not been able to protect herself from life, from him, from…

I hold her, soft as satin, beautiful as the moon, pristine as clear waters on a sunny day, She is purity, She is joy. I smell her, the vanilla scent in her neck, the fresh roses in her breath, she is purity, she is…

The Path I Did Not Take

Along the trodden path, I solemnly walk. My feet taking me away, yet all I eye is the path not taken. I try to stop, I try to turn. I pause and urge my feet, to step onto the untrodden path, my feet do…