Micro Prose: Down the Stairs in Somebody Else’s Dreams by Sophie van Llewyn

Down the Stairs in Somebody Else’s Dreams You know who is behind this. Why your mother is unable to sell the house at the seaside. Why most of the prospective buyers distrust the viability of wooden houses, and why the few interested are having difficulties in obtaining a loan from the bank. You have to… Read More Micro Prose: Down the Stairs in Somebody Else’s Dreams by Sophie van Llewyn

Micro Prose: Five Minutes Past Noon by Melissa Ostrom

Five Minutes Past Noon You beat me, she says, setting the basket by the door. She drapes it with her red cape to await their hunger, strides to the bed, and draws the coverlet down slowly—no snatching haste—to find his nightwear, flannel, incongruous for their purpose, boyishly blue on one so grown. Smiling at his… Read More Micro Prose: Five Minutes Past Noon by Melissa Ostrom