Iron Don

Posted by dwallace on March 15, 2011 in flash fiction, Iron Don |

Don Davenport was huffing his 220 lbs. body up a three mile hill on a red and white, Cannondale race-bike that he bought as part of his New Year’s resolution. Sweat rolled down from his head. He squinted as it hit his eyes, the stinging sensation felt like diluted battery acid. He wanted to wipe […]

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Sometimes, Always and Never

Posted by dwallace on June 2, 2010 in flash fiction |

I am sometimes rattled even when I feel like I have my shit together. I always get my work done in a timely manner and never feel that if someone had to check it, that I would have to explain myself. I have never been audited, but last week the County Auditor popped her head […]

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Flash Fiction and Short-Short Stories

Posted by dwallace on November 27, 2009 in 55 fiction, flash fiction, short-short stories |

Flash Fiction and Short-Short Stories are also sometimes called Micro-fiction or Sudden Fiction. Usually the parameters are that the stories are less than 1000 words and they have the classic story elements: a protagonist, conflict, a dilemma of some sort and resolution. There are several books out there on Flash Fiction. The first one I […]

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Bob Marley Never Smoked Pot

Posted by dwallace on November 2, 2009 in Bob Marley, flash fiction, Short Story, short-short stories, Uncategorized |

Hey, hey, hey…it’s Douglas Thomas Wallace and thank you for stopping by my little corner of the world. Bob Marley Never Smoked Pot was taken from a title of a short story of mine. I’m going to use the title for a collection of short-stories and I assumed it would be appropriate for this blog. […]

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