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Flash in the Pan


Eileen’s hand shook as she reached for the sugar bowl. Her movements were erratic as she spooned the eighth teaspoon into the demitasse. The inky liquid neared the brim.

She absently lolled the spoon aroud before dipping it back into the sugar. When she put it to her lips, she gagged on the syrup.

The coffee slipped down the drain as she thought of the last time she remembered eating. “What day was he here?”


Welcome to "Flash in the Pan"

Welcome to “Flash in the Pan”

The first month is over. That means a 75-word upper limit. This flash comes in on the money featuring the word erratic.

CoversQ313Did you miss the post yesterday? Finding the Path is out! Stop by RedmundPro to pick up your copy of the book and see who got a country of their own.

How many flashes have you done? Have you been to see some of the newest flashers? Drop by their places and tell them I sent you. Do wipe your feet. It is only polite.

Happy Flashing!

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  1. Needs more sugar!
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  2. Thanks for the inspiration…fabulous flash…ive had writers block since the car wreck…this helped:)
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  3. Sweet…

    I will definitely take a look at the newbies, just kidding I am sure that all that take part are brilliant writers. I am well behind this quarter but never fear, the words offered will be completed before the deadline of December 31st 🙂

    I know that I have already thanked you but again, thank you for adding me to the front cover of ‘Finding the Path’, it is an honour my great friend.

    Have a superb Thursday Red 😉

    Andro xxxx

    • There is no need to thank me. You submitted wonderful flashes. I am looking forward to all of your entries for Disturbed. 😉

      • Thankfully I have now caught up a little, and thank you for your lovely thoughts on my FTP’s 🙂

        When I get sorted out in the New Year I am going to purchase the lot, after all it will be really nice seeing some of my flashes in print and I have you to thank for this wonderful opportunity 🙂

        Thank you my
        sweet and great friend 🙂

        Have a very nice Friday Red 🙂

        Andro xxxx

        • You will enjoy them. The sets are selling better than I expected. Some people have finally gotten hooked. 😉 I am rather glad you did. xxx

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