When You Wish Upon a Matchstick [flash fiction]

            Once upon a time, when you wish upon a matchstick, you find yourself in a glorious land far beyond the bounds of Earth. This does not necessarily mean that things are great, but when you wish upon that matchstick, striking it and watching the flame grow around the tip in between your eyes andContinue reading “When You Wish Upon a Matchstick [flash fiction]”

Three Extra Months [flash fiction]

I thrust my foot farther up into the crux of its neck, ignoring the throbbing in my mouth. It snarls, one eye bulging, the other a dark, empty socket. Its scabby, violet hands reach for me as I grasp for the handle of my knife, which now lay too far away from me, thanks toContinue reading “Three Extra Months [flash fiction]”