FlashFic: New Gaea

I really liked this image from last week’s Nerd Art Picks. This one is courtesy of Ivan Malinin over at Art Station. Ivan’s pic instantly inspired me because of the interesting juxtaposition between the nude woman and the science fiction setting. It appeared to me that she’d clearly just woken …

FlashFic: Malware

I found this image on Deviant Art from user Shinzen 1102 the other day and was very inspired by it. Often, art on places like DA or Artstation are cool, but not very action or emotionally driven (to me, anyway). This piece, however, did something for me. There is a …

FlashFic: Mahlkortarkirex

Story #4 in my Flash Fiction series for the month of October, each one inspired by an image.  Mahlkortarkirex struggled against the barrier. His power weakened as he pushed, but so did the barrier. It knew that if it did not succeed, the Primordial One himself would swallow Mahlkortarkirex whole, …

FlashFic: Terrence and the Zombie Apocalypse

Story #3 in my Flash Fiction series for the month of October, each one inspired by an image.  It didn’t take long for Terrence to become acclimated to the Zombie Apocalypse. The truth was, he’d been preparing for it for years. He’d built his underground shelter. He’d stocked it with food …

FlashFic: Briar

Story #2 in my Flash Fiction series I’m working on for the month of October, each one inspired by an image.    Alexa stumbled as another wave of nausea swept through her. She reached out and caught the cement support beam for the highway overpass above. The words from behind echoed …

FlashFic: Alan and The Ice Ghost

So, this is the first in a series of Flash Fiction pieces I’m working on for the month of October, each one inspired by an image. I’m starting kind of late, so I’ve got some making up to do. Anyway, without further ado… Alan and the Ice Ghost.   Alan …