A World Away

The girl was gorgeous in her flame colored dress. Anyone could see that. Even I could tell, and I was a world away. She was dancing alone in her room, admiring her new dress. I only knew this due to the time I had spent watching her. She twirled, looking at the golden sparkles in the fabric. I leaned closer, drinking in her beauty. My eyes followed her blond curls in circles. I breathed a sigh at her beauty, and the mirror fogged up. When the moisture cleared up, she was gone.

FLASH! It’s Flash Friday, the day when Seeking New Earth authors write short stories up to 1000 words (“flash fiction”) or 110 words (“microfiction”). Both are sure to instigate the imagination and stimulate the synapses. Did you like what you read? Want to explore the story some more? Or maybe you want to try your own hand at some flash fiction? Leave us a comment below!


3 thoughts on “A World Away

  1. A world away? At first, I thought this might be a strange alien peeping tom. The last sentence, though, puts an interesting twist on it. Evil queen from the Snow White story?

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