Snack-sized Stories for Readers, Short on Time.
Love to read, but can never find the time? You're not alone. These are easy to enjoy, easy to digest (really) short stories for busy people. Because everyone has 5 minutes.
A child born from war finds under the safe shelter of the surrounding woods. But, when peace is disturbed by the only human she lives, Willow must face violence to protect her peaceful guardians.
Today was an unusual day in itself. A day for goodbyes, for moving on, for letting go.
All Lester wants is to be good. Too bad he’s a villain.
Liz’s daydreams are the only way she gets through a job that’s literally killing her. Maybe one day they’ll be more than dreams.
David’s plan for stealing from an old woman makes Liza uneasy. When her allegiance to David is put to the test, she must decide where her loyalties lie.
The mission? Find his secret agent father and join him in his new life. But, when the time comes to complete his mission, reality may be too much to handle for young Noah.
I almost missed my chance at death because I was not looking for him. No one was.
If only it had been oil.
Old stories, and old loves, stay with like scars. Sometimes, until the very end.
Boxed wine is bad but payback’s a bitch.
Allison Spooner brings worlds, characters, and stories to life in just a few words. In the last two years, she's published two books of short fiction; Flash in the Dark: A Collection of Flash Fiction and The Problem With Humans: And Other Stories. Allison’s writing crosses genres and has been compared to The Twilight Zone and Harlon Ellison.