Flash Fiction

How I Wonder by Lyndsey Croal

‘I learned Twinkle Twinkle Little Star today.’ He picks me up with ease and sits me on the stool with the cushion so I can reach. ‘Let’s hear it then.’ With his hand on my shoulder, he watches as I clunk my little fingers across the keys. They move awkwardly and I tie myself in knots as I tap out the uneven …

How I Wonder by Lyndsey Croal Read More »

Stella(r) by Sheree Shatsky

I wake to a star bouncing on the bed. The alarm on my phone sounds, the car horn alert. The star startles to the ceiling, its four points bursting into five.  I silence the ooga ooga and the star descends and sways, a hypnotic astral pendulum.  It darts off one revolution and hovers above the …

Stella(r) by Sheree Shatsky Read More »