flash fiction

Fiction Friday #10

The Retirement Party ~ A Communal Exercise in Character ~ The hallway was silent.  Normally that wouldn’t be out of the ordinary, being after hours and all, but Maggie’s retirement brought everyone out of the woodwork – who could pass… Read More ›

Fiction Friday #8

The Candy Man – A Memoir. A Short by M.J. Moores, OCT. Author. Editor. Business Owner. Working with cotton candy is an art form.   Most guests to the part don’t realize that the static electricity that converts the crystal pellets… Read More ›

Fiction Friday #2

Cursed by M.J. Moores, OCT – Author. Editor. Business Owner. The apples for the pie were picked from Old Man Wicker’s orchard.  Waiting for the oven timer to ding, Alexis considered her actions: she knew she shouldn’t have scaled the… Read More ›

Fiction Friday #1

The Parlour by M.J. Moores, OCT – Author. Editor. Business Owner. The screwdriver balanced on the window sill as lazy sheers billowed into the room.  The tool didn’t belong there.  Neither did the dark substance streaking its shaft.  One last… Read More ›