Tag Archive: 50 word story

50-Word Story: Hauntings (For Toni & Vern)

He never really left. His clothes and belongings were gone. Yet, every time I made tea or pet the cat, he sat there. Every time I bathed, his hands were soaping me. Having… Continue reading

Fifty Words Story: Gratitude

Photograph by Rich Finck. Click HERE to visit and follow his blog! His stomach growled. Scurrying past a dead tree, he heard moaning. He peered into a large fissure and saw a beautiful… Continue reading

Fifty Words Story: Soft Ground

Photograph by FlyTrapMan – Click HERE to visit and follow his blog! Traversing this landscape was familiar yet strange. The ground felt soft. Wind whooshed around Manny, and he tumbled; airborne. He saw… Continue reading

Fifty Words Story: In the Distance

Photograph by Francis – Click to visit and follow his blog! I saw it there in the distance. A streak of luminescence in an otherwise dismal world. I hungered for it; staring unblinking.… Continue reading

Fifty Words Story: The Debt Collector

Whistling, he enters my room. My heart races like the hooves of a doomed deer. Leaning close, he pricks me, then takes a hanky from his pocket; wiping my blood from his horn.… Continue reading

50 Word Story: A Magnificent Sword

Photo by –FlyTrapMan–   The maiden was tied to a tree when he found her. “What a magnificent sword you have!”  She admired its length and girth. “It’s a Wulflund.” “Aw, you’ve even… Continue reading

50 Word Story: Ripped

  Falling to the ground, it lands with a discernible “splat.” Initially, he thinks it’s a bird, but it lacks feathers or a beak. Realization dawns on him as it quivers – broken… Continue reading

Fifty Word Story: An Impossible Rescue

Photo by –FlyTrapMan–   There it was again; a faint call for help.  Sebastian raced down the path of trees towards the cemetery.  He stopped at a tombstone. With his front paws, he… Continue reading

50 Word Story – Always Just Watching

Photo by –FlyTrapMan–   She traveled these woods many times. Sometimes marveling at the pink clouds of a sunset or catching glimpses of shy rabbits but always just watching. “I must ask someone… Continue reading

Fifty Word Story -A Merciful Thief

Drawing by megaeggz   In the snow, the fox trots towards the den where his love waits. He quickens his pace. A hunter aims his rifle at the oblivious fox; recalling his wife’s… Continue reading