Flash Fiction

Hi Everyone,

Coming to Amazon in July in Dead Man’s Shift, Book 2 of the Deadwood Chronicles short stories series!

This weeks story will appear year end in Devil’s Hopyard book 3 of my Deadwood Chronicles series.

 Waiting

As soon as Sue stepped off the gang-plank, she ditched her husband, to be with Jim for a few quiet drinks. They found this quaint little bistro, one floor above the tourist filled street of Martinique. They ordered Pina Coladas. However, Sue now sat there alone wondering when he was going to return from paying the tab.

A smiling waitress came by and placed their bill next to Sue’s empty glass. Sue sat there staring at it, she asked herself, “Why did I trust him, only to be betrayed, again?”

She reached into her pocket and discovered her wallet with her credit cards in it were missing. Fortunately, she had some cash in her purse. On her way back to the cruise ship, she spotted him smoozing another female passenger, “Excuse me Jim! May I have a word with you?”

Smiling, he turned and stopped in mid sentence, “Not now, can’t you see…” He spied her hand on a gun in her purse; together, they stepped down a side alley.

Sue flashed her ID, then she stuffed it into her wallet as she boarded the ship. She saw her hubby by the stern, they kissed, “Oh, what a long day I had, I would kill for a drink, please get me one?”

As her husband left the railing, the cruise ship pulled away from the pier. Smiling, Sue quickly slipped the still warm revolver out of her purse, and dropped the gun into the sea, unnoticed.

The End

Last Master of Go – book1 of the Deadwood Chronicles

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April 2, 2016

If you have been reading my Flash Fiction page, then you will know that I try to submit one 250 word short story to the Indies Unlimited weekly challenge.

Well I feel very honored for on April 2, 2016 my flash fiction short story for the writing prompt “The Blind” was voted as the Readers’ Choice in that week’s Indies Unlimited Flash Fiction Challenge. To read this short story, please click here. I thank all those who voted for my entry; thank you very much.

 

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May 14th, 2016

On May 14th, 2016 my flash fiction short story for the writing prompt “Sharp Stones” was voted as the Readers’ Choice in that week’s Indies Unlimited Flash Fiction Challenge. To read this short story, please click here. I thank all those who voted for my entry; thank you very much.

IBCNU

JB Wocoski

 

Indies Unlimited Flash Fiction Editor Choice Winner

Feb 6th, 2016

My February 6, 2016 my flash fiction short story was selected as an Editor’s Choice Selection by the Indies Unlimited Judges . As you know, each week, the public gets to choose the Readers’ Choice winning entry by popular vote and the author is rewarded with a special feature on Saturdays. In the case of the Editors’ Choice winners, they garner a coveted spot in the first ever Indies Unlimited Flash Fiction Editors’ Choice Anthology.

Today’s Flash Fiction story was brought to you by: “The Last Master of Go and Other Strange Talesby JB Wocoski

copyright 2016 by Joe Wocoski