Category: 100 Words

Stories and essays containing 100 words

two puppy sitting on brown board

100 Words – Trash Heap Angel

She was the angel of the trash heap. Fallen and halo-less. Trying to work her way back into heaven by…

need desire LED signage

100 Words – Desire

Pray for me, object of my deepest desire. Lift me from my dungeon. Be the light at the end of…

Unwritten novel

100 Words – No Novel

Raul spent his life under the illusion that he would one day write a novel. Toward this endeavor he exerted…

A close-up of a rusty metal knob on a green strongbox

100 Words – The Box

Among the rubble of the demolished building was a safe. Inside the safe was a large sealed box. I don’t…

shallow focus photo of brown glass bottle

100 Words – Potvalor

She fed him sausages and homemade beer. Both were strong. Soon they were both full and drunk. Potvalor, her mother…

water baby ocean

100 Words – Water Baby

She was born a water baby. Even at just a crawl she sought out water. Puddles, then streams, rivers, lakes…

farm couple

100 Words – Farmers Lonely

She dreams of a small farm with horses, baby goats and exotic birds. He dreams of driving a pickup truck…

bucket

100 Words – Bucket Drip

Drip. A drop in the bucket. Drip, drip, drip. More drops in the bucket. Another pint and she’ll be empty,…

bad dream catcher

100 Words – Bad Dream Catcher

As a means to revenge on her cheating asshole of a boyfriend she sliced his dream catcher in two. His…

trophy

100 Words – Trophy

The huge trophy appeared to be of polished silver, when viewed from 30 feet. The closer you got, the more…