Flash Fiction #4

Charming as ever, Alexander made his way through the crowd of well-wishers with a smile and a handshake for the men. The wives practically fell over themselves to speak with the man about whom they spread the most salacious gossip for years. Sycophants, Peter thought as he watched the scene unfold before him. He knew … Continue reading Flash Fiction #4

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Flash Fiction #3

It had been a short trip back home. Her great aunt’s funeral. The past few days were a blur of familiar faces and uncomfortable sleeping arrangements in her parents’ home. Everyone’s faces blurred together - sad, resigned, numb. Maria rarely visited anymore, despite her parents’ urging to come down for the weekend and not just … Continue reading Flash Fiction #3