500 Words or Less!

Hello and welcome to my collection of shorts - usually short stories, but sometimes poems and other forms, all with the aim of being 500 words or less. Now I rarely seem to meet the mark of 500 words or less. That is only where I aim to start. Sometimes, I cannot flesh out an idea in such a short space, and so it bleeds over - and there are also some longer pieces that simply need a place to live... (Word count in parentheses).