Tag Archives: Friday Fictioneers

The Unwelcome Guest

I had been waiting for him since the morning, the one bright spot in my otherwise drab existence, but today, he was late, quite late. My parents were against my mingling with him, and had warned me umpteen number of … Continue reading

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Judgment Day

The room was almost throbbing with tension as I looked up towards the judge’s chair. My fate rests in his hands, I thought to¬† myself as the judge sat contemplating the verdict. The stakes could not have been higher. Finally, … Continue reading

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Attack of the Trolls

Photo Prompt courtesy Russell Gayer The Chieftain asked Farmer Jenks, “Are you sure the goat didn’t just wander off?” Farmer Jenks wailed, “The lock was broken, I’m sure it was…” “…The Terrible Trolls from the mountains,” the Chieftain completed his … Continue reading

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Another Man’s Shoes

Before I start today’s story, just some small news, and a big request. My book, Turkish Delight, will be free on the Kindle Store from 0000 hours Pacific Time today, i.e. 1330 hours IST, and 0800 hours GMT, for a … Continue reading

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Errata

Photo Prompt courtesy Douglas M. MacIlroy People are really ungrateful. You create your entire world around them, love them, feed them, treat their smallest wish as your command. But you inadvertently commit the tiniest error, and they crib and cry, … Continue reading

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Tunnel Vision

I run like the devil to save my life. Risk a glance behind me, only to realize he’s much closer to me than I had imagined. And then I see the tunnel, and I know I’ll be OK. Photo prompt … Continue reading

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The Unsuspecting Victim

Before I start off with this week’s story, just wanted to share that I’ve finally gotten off my lazy ass and got a book published. It is a collection of my blog posts on our recent trip to Turkey, and … Continue reading

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