Flash Fiction: Soldiers

SoldiersPeeking out from the hotel room, I could see stretches of soldiers for miles lining the streets. How is it, I wondered, that a day to celebrate liberation and freedom from oppression and military rule, is centered on a parade starring the people who oppressed us in the first place?

Why were the streets flooded with children and parents waving flags and eating cakes celebrating?

Couldn’t anyone else see what was wrong with this picture?


Welcome to the Winter Quarter with a new series of flash fiction coming your way!brought to us by the beautiful Red of the M3 blog and Flash in the Pan

The word for this flash is SOLDIER with a word limit of 75.  This flash comes in precisely at 75.

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Living life live from the Candy Jar.
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2 Responses to Flash Fiction: Soldiers

  1. Perfectly posed, questions inside of the story shouldn’t be ignored.

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