Carol Practice

by Alyson Faye

The children’s voices warmed the chilly air. ‘The snow lay . . . deep and crisp and even . . .’ Ellen clapped her hands. “Wonderful Class 3a. However, I believe we can do a little bit better. Let’s try…

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Flash fiction Amusing, Nostalgic

My name is Joanna Sterling and I’m a Collector – my collection of contemporary, vintage and period brooches has been amassed over 30 years. The story collection published here is not quite so old but is just as diverse. There are short stories and flash fiction, my own and ones by other writers. Some are traditional and others more avant-garde. I aim to select stories that intrigue, amuse and maybe provoke. Open up The Casket of Fictional Delights and pick out a story or a brooch.

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