Tag: flash fiction


Here is a story from Milton Keynes, England, in 1982, Coffee Hall Housing Estate. It is close to Christmas and after Guy Fawkes. Everything is shiny, especially the new 20P coin, an equilateral curve heptagon. This microfiction is from Never Mind the Beasts, my novel in flash fictions, forthcoming from

Stranger Things

This is a very brief excerpt from the opening of my new hybrid novel in progress: Squid on the Barbie. What is relationship between your environment and happiness? Influenced by the classical philosophy of the Epicureans and Buddhists, as well as the revolution of the surrealists, Pineapple and Don Whiskers



JJ Mars

A website for JJ Mars http://jjmars.weebly.com/

Tiny Creatures

TINY CREATURES From a novella in progress called Tiny Creatures. Lots of flash fictions moving into novela. Katowice, Poland 23rd August 2014.

What Remains

powerful story in Raleigh Review. Dani Sandal’s “WHAT REMAINS” http://www.raleighreview.org/flash_fiction.html Nails age. Memory fades. The power of fuck remains. The longevity of the fuck. The word. The life energy! Skulls crack like eggs.


In downtown Katowice, on Mariacka Street, we met a woman on stilts. We were in a pub called Kato. Kato had well designed street art inside its plywood walls. It was a make-shift pub. I drank my cold yellow beer. It was very fizzy and sweet and I held it

Gerald Goes on a Bushwalk (from We are Warriors Novella)

from We are Warriors (novella of flash fictions in progress): GERALD GOES ON A BUSHWALK Gerald wasn’t sure what to do now that the Spring Breakers were gone. A heavy slanted rain was lashing his forehead so he ducked under the cover of some bushes. He sat cross legged and


My new flash fiction “The Cows Said Mu” now up at Thought Catalog: http://thoughtcatalog.com/2012/the-cows-said-mu/

some mighty fine flash fiction/prose poetry chaps

achilles chapbook series

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