He Would Come from the Waters by Terveen Gill — Gobblers & Masticadores

A young, handsome, bare-chested Viking man wearing a helmet and with red face paint around his eyes

Reading Time: < 1 minute WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS & MASTICADORES! Hilda is a woman who is often swept away by her daydreams. There’s not much incentive to keep her mind in the real world. But what happens when a… Read More

Those Unforgiving Eyes by Terveen Gill — Gobblers & Masticadores – Flash Fiction

A black and white image of a young man's face with a black strip running across and blacking out his eyes

Reading Time: < 1 minute WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS & MASTICADORES! A woman finds herself in an uncomfortable situation. A pair of wolfish eyes are unwilling to leave her alone. She hopes and waits that the staring will stop. But… Read More

The Curse Always Comes Back – Flash Fiction Story

A monster woman holding a wooden mask over half of her face

Reading Time: 2 minutes He and his sixteen-year-old sister lost their mother when the woman died of mysterious circumstances. A bashed in skull and a broken jaw weren’t mishaps that occurred on their own. Yet it was easier to burn the body… Read More

My Lovely Lady by Terveen Gill — Gobblers & Masticadores – Flash Fiction

The statue of a young woman reaching out in front of her and her hair blowing behind her with birds perched upon her hand

Reading Time: < 1 minute WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS & MASTICADORES! A man is enamored by a beautiful woman. He runs into her every day and can’t take his eyes off her. After thinking and waiting, he finds the courage… Read More

An Earful of Suffering – Flash Fiction Story

Three abstract head statues made of stone with expressions of open-mouthed suffering

Reading Time: 2 minutes Huma listened to the leaves rustling to the song of the breeze. She would have pinned her ears to the tree if it would help drown the profanities and accusations. Afaf, her daughter, stood at the open window,… Read More

Thanks for Making Me a Writer – Flash Fiction Story

A woman floating in the air while she's typing on a typewriter and wind is blowing her hair, dress, and papers around

Reading Time: 3 minutes Drip… Drip… Drip… It’s dripping on to my pillow. I really can’t hear it but it’s happening. My brain is leaking out of my eyes and my ears. How much of it is left? It’s hard to tell…. Read More

When Luck Runs Out on an iPhone — Gobblers & Masticadores – Flash Fiction Story

The close up of a frustrated man playing an arcade game

Reading Time: < 1 minute WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS & MASTICADORES! A man does his best to please his family. But most of the time, it’s never enough. A gaming arcade is the place he tries his luck. There’s a… Read More

I Need Some Hand Lotion by Terveen Gill — Gobblers & Masticadores – Flash Fiction

The black and white close up of a pair of man's handcuffed hands behind his back

Reading Time: < 1 minute WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS & MASTICADORES! A man murders his wife and daughter. He confesses to it right away. What were his reasons? They remain unclear. It appears that his concern lies elsewhere. Is it… Read More

Beware of the Quiet — Gobblers & Masticadores – Flash Fiction

A young girl with braids sitting on a gray sofa with her back towards the camera

Reading Time: < 1 minute WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS & MASTICADORES! Quiet isn’t exactly what it’s made out to be. Don’t be fooled by its silent character. There’s something dangerous brewing in the still background. Are you brave enough to… Read More

I’m Just a Corner Guy by Terveen Gill — Gobblers & Masticadores

A man standing squeezed into a wood paneled corner with his hands in the pockets of his jeans

Reading Time: < 1 minute WELCOME TO TUESDAY FLASH FICTION at GOBBLERS & MASTICADORES! He’s a corner guy and isn’t embarrassed to show it. He finds comfort in confining himself to a tight space. It’s not his body but mind that needs it…. Read More

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