Lounging by the pool Kate looked up towards her window and was panic-stricken. A billow of black smoke was erupting. Then it hit her, she had left candles burning. “Oh my God”, she yelled. A neighbor grabbed Kate from running towards the fire. “My mother is going to kill me, what am I goingContinue reading “Scared to Death – Flash Fiction”
A 99 word, 9 stanza haiku-style poem about a bonfire.
Sitting by the pool I looked up to see smoke coming out from our apartment window. Panic-struck, I yelled, “Oh my God”, I’d left candles burning in my bedroom unintentionally. Panic turned to terror then into shock thinking my step-mother would kill me for setting fire to our home. A neighbour saw how stressed IContinue reading “Scared as Hell – Flash Fiction”