Tag Archives: Six Sentence Stories

Track: Six Sentence Stories

Gerard placed  the needle down on the old black vinyl Led Zepplin track Stairway to Heaven that he’d found at the market, reversing it’s tracking so that it played backwards. “Listen to this man. This is really creepy.” They strained to interpret … Continue reading

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Wake: Six Sentence Stories

“Harry’s keeping watch over Grandma’s whose in the dining room on the dining table.” “You mean he’s planning on staying awake until the funeral?” “I doubt it but he’s going to try and look as though he has. I’m surprised … Continue reading

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Limb: Six Sentence Stories

“Harry the sign said shut your window otherwise the lions’ll tear you limb from limb.”  “Can’t you just shut up Essie and let me do what I want. I want some good photos and if I want to go out … Continue reading

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Curtain: Six Sentence Stories

As we got closer, the blue sky was obliterated and headlights were needed in the middle of the day to negotiate through the pollution that hung low to the ground like a fog rolling in from the sea. Chipping and … Continue reading

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Sightseeing: Six Sentence Stories

The child lay unmoving as the two men paddled closer and closer. They seemed anxious and I wondered if the child needed medical help. The men gesticulated as did the crew on the huge liner they were now very close … Continue reading

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Transfer: Six Sentence Stories

You’d think they’d have the tender transfer down pat by this point but no, there we were, all waiting for our number, ours was 175, to be called. By eight thirty am numbers one to one hundred and fifty had … Continue reading

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The Fish Factory: Six Sentence Story

Jennifer plunged her hands into the vat of salt water, her eyes tearing with pain as the salt water ate at the cracks meandering across her red swollen palms. Some holiday jobs are worse than others but despite hating the job,  … Continue reading

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