Skip to content

User login

Video Trailers

Hot Kindle Deals

Write a story in 5 sentences. No more. No less.

I have fallen in love with this site called: Five Sentence Fiction or FSF to us writers who take on the challenge to write a story using only five sentences.

Lillie McFerrin of Five Sentence Fiction supplies us writers with a word each week and we then turn it into a story.

Got writer’s block or just want to finish something? Try this. It can become addictive.

Below are a few Five Sentence Fiction pieces that I penned. Who knew I had another voice running around inside of me? I did, but this one seems a little more sentimental and melancholy.

Thanks, Lillie. Check out her site:

Here’s looking at you, babe.

“So why do you keep looking at everything and everyone, but you won’t make eye contact with me? You look over my head, at my shoes, but you won’t look me in the eyes and I got wonder…what are you afraid of?”

I was admiring his belt buckle when I realized I could not continue denying what was right in front of me. The gig was up as I timidly looked up into those hazel eyes of his; I saw the soul I had been searching for. I didn’t think it was possible, but right then and there I fell in love again.

Image and video hosting by TinyPic


A tear in the sheets

I watched a few strands of hair dance across his eyelids. Just as desire and tenderness were burning a hole in my being, I noticed his hand was cradling my thigh.

The hardest part was not me leaving while he slept; it was telling the other one that I would not be returning…ever again.

I am not having an affair and anything you will say to me will be lost on me. I am reentering my life and I do believe I finally had a soft landing.

Image and video hosting by TinyPic

Faeries in my closet

I remember my tiny fingers going numb while I single handedly dug down to the roots of those magnificent oak trees in Ally Pond Park.

You told me the faeries would protect me from things that went bump in the night and every night something scared me wide awake.

I remember dancing with them as only I could and you never stopped me from believing that their gentle wings would tickle me to sleep.

Did it all change because I was not cute enough anymore? All I know is that the first time you hit me, my faerie wings exploded into dust and I was all alone in the dark again.

Image and video hosting by TinyPic


Please leave a comment and let me know your thoughts. Remember, if you are not registered and logged in, your comment will go into a moderation queue. Also, please note that there is a two-step process for saving (to avoid spambots). First Preview, then Save. Thank you! Looking forward to reading your thoughts!

elizabeth cassidy is a humorist, artist, creativity coach for artists and writers and a faculty member of the Art League of Long Island. She is an award-wining blogger for skirt, a featured columnist for Here Women Talk and has seen her writings published in GalTime, ShareWIK, The Smartly, More and Huffington Post.

She is the founder of My Views from the Edge and Coaching for the Creative Soul and is a former stand up comedienne and comedy writer for WNBC Radio. She was once compared to a young Woody Allen. Her family and friends were relieved to hear that she did not actually morph into a short Jewish man.

She has also been published in The Renaissance Writers Anthology and is a published poet.

© 2012 My Views from the Edge ™

Please visit my site: My Views From The Edge

You can become a fan of mine on Facebook at: elizabeth cassidy Views from the Edge with a Slice of Reality



that's a very brillaint

January 2, 2017 by stevecook, 7 weeks 2 days ago
Comment id: 105355

that's a very brillaint post lucky patcher for android

Really structured and useful

February 9, 2016 by Steven P. Kennedy, 1 year 1 week ago
Comment id: 100133

Really structured and useful information. And everything is clear, I looked through some posts and must say, they are very interesting. Best regards, essay writer.

I just loved the fairies in

December 7, 2015 by Jackson, 1 year 11 weeks ago
Comment id: 98355

I just loved the fairies in the closet story. It's something new and connects to myself and my dreams. It can also attract many kids who always  dream for fairies. I got inspired through these writings and particpate in a writing comeptition looking for good assignment help in sydney australia to my writings. Hope i will get successful.

It is very difficult  to

October 17, 2013 by candleboy, 3 years 18 weeks ago
Comment id: 68689

It is very difficult  to write a story with 5 sentences and often when writing stories with 5 sentence will end up like a scrabble one which unworthy of reading. The stories shared here are really nice to read and I will visit the site FSF and write one. click

Your mode of telling all in

January 22, 2014 by d82348, 3 years 4 weeks ago
Comment id: 75703

Your mode of telling all in this paragraph is genuinely pleasant, all be capable of without difficulty understand it, Thanks a lot for this article

Thank you so much for sharing

May 14, 2013 by Victor1122, 3 years 40 weeks ago
Comment id: 55448

Thank you so much for sharing this great blog.Very inspiring and helpful too.Hope you continue to share more of your ideas.I will definitely love to read. e cigarette

Your blog provided us with

May 7, 2013 by Victor1122, 3 years 41 weeks ago
Comment id: 54835

Your blog provided us with valuable information to work with. Each & every tips of your post are awesome. Thanks a lot for sharing. Keep blogging, e cigarette reviews

Do the right coach factory

December 7, 2012 by test002, 4 years 11 weeks ago
Comment id: 38526

Do the right coach factory outlet helps an athlete to win the race. If a person wants to buy a couple of trainers from louis vuitton handbags fashion reasons, then they do not do not worry so much. However, cheap gucci shoes take advantage good, supportive shoes Puma Shoes Canada jemand.When cheap air max still look for shoes that fit for your everyday wear, can you recommend Dawn of Ramadan, the Puma shoes coach handbags outlet knows well. Because the Dawn Ramadan Puma shoes well, so we recommend that you know, the if you can still look for gucci bags outlet shoes that fit for casual wear.The most recognizable and favorite shoes jordan shoes could be the cat. This shoe is available in a range of distinctive colors and coach outlet online shoppingis very trendy with racing and motor sport enthusiasts, taking account of its smooth design, light and appearance. A lot of people like this particular sneaker, mainly because it can make your feet look smaller than regular

What a great post! Elizabeth,

October 23, 2012 by WriterGirl, 4 years 17 weeks ago
Comment id: 33863

What a great post! Elizabeth, you've had nearly 2000 views  on this already! I can't believe I'm the first to comment. The impact of five sentences is truly powerful.