Flash Fiction: Refusing the Call to Adventure

Today's story, based on another writing prompt, features a man with a long, unbroken lineage of heroic ancestors... who is absolutely determined not to follow in their footsteps. However, the fates have other ideas! *** On a lazy, sunny afternoon, everything in the cottage was absolutely perfect ā€” ham sizzling on the stove, flowers blooming … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Refusing the Call to Adventure

Flash Fiction: Professor Gehenna’s Unruly Monsters

This tale about a beleaguered evil scientist was inspired by a writing prompt. I hope you'll enjoy it! *** Professor Gehenna proudly strolled through his underground laboratory, smiling at the rows of spacious holding cells and their inhabitants. All was in perfect order. The tentacle beast was opening portals to the Void in moderation, and … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Professor Gehenna’s Unruly Monsters