Tag Archives: Kids

Hunger Games

Photo by Free Photo on Pixabay.com I stared in horror at the carnage being inflicted on our town by the dragon. She appeared to be desperately searching for something. In my nervousness, hunger pangs started gnawing at me. Thank God … Continue reading

Posted in Children, fantasy, Flash Fiction, Humour, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Buried Secrets

The tranquil picture of an ancient tree by the pristine lake was suddenly shattered by two horrified screams. “Is that a hand?” Stan cried out. Dave replied brokenly, “Y…y…yes….But…but….how is that possible? We had buried him right proper, I could … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Flash Fiction, Supernatural, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

The Masterpiece

“Dave, stop painting graffiti on the hotel wall. Mom will be furious when she sees it,” Brad cautioned his brother. “No, she won’t,” replied Dave insouciantly, as his paintbrush destroyed everything in its path. Brad tried once again, “Mom hates … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Flash Fiction, Humour, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Age of Innocence

The park was blooming with the sound of innocent laughter of what seemed to be hundreds of kids, and with the loud admonitions and administrations of their nannies and parents. Burt and Emily sat on a bench facing the fountain … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Flash Fiction, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Madeira’ No. 1 School Goes on a Field Trip #PortugalPlots #28DaysinPortugal

The roll call was in full flow. Miss Beatriz, the dynamic Headmistress of the school always took great pride in their discipline. “Mariana?” “Present Miss.” “Miguel?” “Present Miss.” “Afonso?” “Present Miss.” “Are you seriously planning to go on the field … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Humour, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Young Guns – #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z

I had only a partial view of him, but it would have to do. Photo by Ana Martin on Unsplash I aimed carefully, and fired. And as I heard him cry out, my face lit up. I imagined his newspaper … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Flash Fiction, Humour, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Waylaid Warrior – #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z

They had me cornered at the edge of the cliff. PHOTO PROMPT © Jan Wayne Fields Cowards, attacking me when I was injured, and almost dying of hunger and thirst. Time was when they would shiver in fright upon coming … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Fan Fiction, Flash Fiction, Thriller, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 55 Comments