100-Word · Flash Fiction · Friday Fictioneers

A Mother’s Love

Friday Fictioneer’s is a weekly challenge to write a complete story in 100 words or less based on a photo prompt. Thanks to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for hosting this challenge and Dale Rogerson for this week’s prompt. “Maggie, did I ever tell you about the time my son…” Danny tuned his mother out. Another awkward childhood… Continue reading A Mother’s Love

100-Word · Flash Fiction · Friday Fictioneers · Photo Prompts


This story takes place in the 1940’s and should not be judged through 2017 eyes. Back then women had few rights when it came to their children, marriage, and divorce. Rose left her children before they formed memories of her.  At 16, her step-dad arranged a marriage, a means of ridding himself of her. By 18, she… Continue reading Regrets

100-Word · Flash Fiction · Photo Prompts · Thinking Out Loud

The Unanswered Question

I wonder who I would be if I were not someone’s wife, mother, sister, friend, employee? Who am I, in the purest sense? These were questions Eve asked herself one quiet morning as she sipped coffee from a mug with the words World’s Greatest Mom barely visible from the many cycles in the dishwasher. She… Continue reading The Unanswered Question