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» An excerpt from SLAM! BOOM! CRASH! by Wolf Larsen Short stories, flash fiction and creative writing online.

Highways, factories, automobiles, noises, people, sirens, traffic lights, smog, smells, crowds, streetcorners, bars, beggars, factoryworkers, crackheads, officeworkers, blacks, whites, hookers, drunks, immigrants, yourmother, and more highrises and more automobiles, and more people and more noises and – And the smell of carbon monoxide everywhere; from the highways, the streets, the …

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» The Man With Gray Hair by Mark Stewart Cassidy Short stories, flash fiction and creative writing online.

The first day I saw him, others were ignoring him and, perhaps, the rest of the world meant little to him at this point. Certainly this part of the world, a bus stop near a doughnut-and-coffee place, its walls sticky red in the sun, with its pool tables and Pacheco. …

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» Scraping Craters by Nancy Callahan Short stories, flash fiction and creative writing online.

No matter how many times the hygienist interrupts her Rod and Gun Club wedding reception story to adjust the chair lamp, it keeps tilting back and blinding me. The torn utensil package lies caul-like, contorted on the metal tray. The white walls are saturated with the charred smell of old …

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» Not Waving Goodbye, Saying Hello by Martin Bell Short stories, flash fiction and creative writing online.

They found the baby in the alleyway, next to the back door of Charlie’s. Everyone knows that the only time that door’s opened is when there’s a raid, or a fight, or both. So when the nurse – oh God, she had such tired eyes – so when she spoke …

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» Home by Amy Rogers Short stories, flash fiction and creative writing online.

The merciless Florida sun an angry orange disc overhead, the heat shimmers in waves from the dull gray roof of the old Airstream, pitted and scarred like the curving back of a dinosaur. The dented front door gapes open drunkenly from one rusty hinge, but I cannot see into the …

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» TWERK by Isobel Blackthorn Short stories, flash fiction and creative writing online.

Paco Rabanne? Content continues after advertisement She leans back against the pole; hard metal cold on her skin. Yeah, Paco Rabanne. She poses, pirouette style, in her high high heels. Or Armani maybe. She isn’t sure. Whatever it is the douche in the Tom Ford suit must have taken a …

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