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The Road Trip by Terveen Gill — Gobblers / Masticadores (Flash Fiction)

A black and white image of a car on the road and two people celebrating by stretching out the window and sunroof
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WELCOME to TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS/MASTICADORES!

A couple decide to take a road trip. They have everything planned.

It’s a journey that would end in love and commitment.

But the two have no idea what they’re getting into.

Their moods wind and swerve with the open road. The ending is unexpected.

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Funeral Gathering by Terveen Gill — Gobblers / Masticadores

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Welcome To TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS/MASTICADORES!

A man is more concerned with his death than life.

He spends years preparing for the gathering at his funeral.

But an ironic twist catapults his plans. It’s a funeral he never could have expected.

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Emoji Killer by Terveen Gill — Gobblers / Masticadores

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WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS/MASTICADORES!

Have you ever had the emoji blues? Not sure which emoji goes where…

It may seem inconsequential. But not if you live with a child or teenager.

They know more than you and will not overlook your emoji mishandling.

In this story, a mother and daughter come to a shaky emoji understanding.

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Disco Lights by Terveen Gill — Gobblers / Masticadores

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WELCOME to TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS/MASTICADORES!

A girl’s wish of visiting a disco remains a distant dream.

She is tormented by the one who should protect her.

But fate takes an unexpected twist.

Music and lights accompany a sad but necessary ending.

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The Songbird Relic – Flash Fiction Story

A pair of an old woman's cupped hands holding coins in them
Reading Time: 2 minutes

Siffar knew she had lived beyond her years. Those whom she knew, loved, and hated had moved on. Where to? This wasn’t her burden. She was already bent over beneath the weight of time and the tiresome length of her years. One hundred two wasn’t a small number. But she had lost count after ninety.

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Mother-in-law by Terveen Gill — Gobblers / Masticadores

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Welcome to TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS/MASTICADORES!

When women turn against their own gender in the name of superiority, the outcome is horrendous.

Mother-in-law, a term that summons different emotions and ideas.

Some may be warm and some may be difficult to digest.

Please read ahead to witness a glimpse of a heartless one. Click the blue link. Enjoy!

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A Personal Cheerleader – Flash Fiction Story

A human hand and a robot hand fist-bumping each other
Reading Time: 2 minutes

Thank you, Britta Benson, for inspiring this story. You surely have this Terveen as your personal cheerleader. Please visit Britta’s Blog – Letters from Scotland and Odds & Ends to read Britta’s lovely writing! This one’s for you, Britta!

Cheerleaders are the newest rage.

I know you’re thinking short skirts, tank tops, and sparkly pom-poms.

No, not those cheerleaders. These cheerleaders are the latest offering from the field of robotics.

Your own personalized cheerleader to lift you up from the dumps, set you on your true path, and save you from ruining the remaining days of your life.

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I Love Crossword Puzzles by Terveen Gill — Gobblers / Masticadores

crossword puzzle squares in the background with an angry animated man's face in the foreground
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Hello! Welcome to TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS / MASTICADORES!

Crossword puzzles can be challenging.

They can be a great exercise for the brain.

But they can also be a pain if you can’t control your anger.

Read ahead and click the blue link to discover a man’s dangerous passion for them.

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What Would You Do – Flash Fiction Story

A black and white image of a pair of open hands submerged in water
Reading Time: 2 minutes

I know something that I wish I didn’t.

This knowledge came to me in the form of a confession. But I call it panic-stricken sharing.

The person who gave me this information is someone close to me.

No longer a child but still far from being a ‘responsible’ adult.

There was an accident. A young man lost his life. He drowned. He could have been saved.

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A Loving Taste by Terveen Gill — Gobblers / Masticadores

The drawing of a faceless man with an X on his blank face and his hands raised in surrender
Reading Time: < 1 minute

Welcome to TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at Gobblers/Masticadores!

A dog can be a man’s best friend. Loyal, loving, and a wonderful companion.

But what happens when age catches up with a canine buddy?

Is it so easy to let go? Or does one have to resort to a more permanent arrangement?

The heart and mind often overpower one’s senses.

Read ahead to have a taste of ‘crazy pet love’. Click the blue link. Enjoy!

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