Monthly Archives: January 2018


Flash Fiction Post – Rough Day

Morning everyone. I hope you are enjoying the serialized novel “Forced Removal”. Today I am giving you installment 9, called Rough Day. Please send me your comments and suggestions. Read all the Flash Fiction stories and “Thoughts for the Day” on Dave’s Blog or Dave’s Blog Archives. Keep an eye on the Blog. There will be more new things coming soon. Remember that you can now sign up to my VIP Readers’ Group on the […]


Flash Fiction Post 60 – The Escape

Morning everyone. During 2017 I participated in a writing challenge called 12 in 12. The idea was that each participant would write a short story each month for 12 months. The story had to be a response to a ‘prompt’ like ‘The List” or ‘A White Lie’ or ‘Going Home’ and it had to be a specified number of words, delivered on a specific deadline date. Each participant also had to review at least four […]


Flash Fiction Post 59 Getting to Know Each Other

Hi everyone. Better late than never!!! I have been somewhat distracted this week so my schedule was totally mashed. But I did manage to write installment eight of the serialized novel ‘Forced Removal’.  The more I look at that title, the less I like it. Any suggestions for a better one will be gratefully received. Installment eight is called Getting to Know Each Other. Read all the Flash Fiction stories and “Thoughts for the Day” […]


Flash Fiction Post 58 – The Team Gets Organized

Morning all. Here’s a bonus for the New Year. It is installment seven of the serialized novel ‘Forced Removal’. (If anyone has a suggestion for a better Title, please let me know.) It’s called The Team Gets Organized. Read all the Flash Fiction stories and “Thoughts for the Day” on Dave’s Blog. Remember that you can now sign up to my VIP Readers’ Group on the Dave Macfie Stories fan page on Facebook. Look at […]


Flash Fiction Post 57 – We Meet Again

Hi everyone. I hope you all had a fantastic festive season and great holidays if you were able to get away. I went to Mozambique and did some scuba diving. But, now that the silly season is over, I have to go back to work so here is my first short story of the year. In my Flash Fiction post number 50 (Published 9/10/17),  I gave you a story called ‘Close Encounter’ in which eight […]