Like Sharks in a Harbor (Flash Fiction)

Like Sharks in a Harbor (Flash Fiction)

Woong counted no less than four alarms when he poked his head into the observation deck. He could pick apart each one: proximity, emergency, something blocking the cargo doors. But the last one, a sort of angry beeping that sounded important had the sound of...
The High Mountain (Flash Fiction: 154 Words)

The High Mountain (Flash Fiction: 154 Words)

They lived in the shade of the High Mountain, which made it easier for her. When she came, they were lined up in the streets, heads bowed for their daily prayer. Hundreds of shadows slid down the mountain as her fleet eclipsed the Sun, and the worshipers looked up....

A Blue Moon

The sweat stains on the back of Myra’s shirt looked like wings. She sat at the top of the  Needle, wiggling her feet off the edge of the platform. Her father used to bring her up here, so they could watch the ships go in and out of the Grooves. Sometimes they would...