Three Micro-Fiction Stories
A few weeks ago, I found several poems and stories that I wrote in high school. Like many writers who read work they have written in their youth, I thought to myself, This is terrible. The poems did not flow well, and the stories do not make sense. In spite of this, some of the themes still interested me. So I used a few ideas from old work to write four short stories, each one between 50 and 100 words. Enjoy!
A Toast to Blood
Meg sits on her porch, enjoying the warm summer air. Then three mosquitos leap upon her leg, like toddlers banging on a…