Flash Fiction Stories
by Linda L. Rigsbee
HOMEDEAR TALESShort StoriesFlash FictionSeasonal

A Warm Christmas
    A family decides to have a family Christmas get-together where it is warm – in the Arizona desert. Everything doesn’t work out quite like they expected.
The Brightest Lights
    A Christmas light contest gets out of hand and threatens a friendship.
Christmas @ Heart
    An old woman is all alone at Christmas except for her computer; but people don’t send emails on Christmas – do they?
Christmas Is For The Kids
    Cindy and Eric are struggling through their first Christmas without children in the house. Eric finds a solution that helps not only them, but others as well.
Christmas On The Farm
    For the farmer, Christmas is like any other day. Animals must be fed and cared for. Still, Christmas surprises can occur anywhere.
Fanciful Christmas
    On the planet of Nadeje, life is different from Earth, but they haven’t forgotten their Christmas roots.
In The Twilight
    When a woman has a stroke, she is limited by her negative outlook. She has a Christmas revelation that changes her mind.
    When the electricity goes out, Zelda lights the lamp and illuminates the error of her ways.
    When a young girl befriends an “old” lady, she finds more than a career choice. She learns a valuable Christmas lesson.
The Harvest
  Christmas Eve provides a special lessen when a family is stranded during a snow storm.
The Visitor
    Bright lights, expensive gifts and a fancy meal isn’t what Christmas is about. Something else is much more important.
Tropical Christmas
    A vacation to a tropical island for Christmas reminds a family what the holiday is about.
Under The Mistletoe
    A father is missing during WWI, but the family is determined to make Christmas happy.

Seasonal Stories & Poems