Ran Kime’s Flash Fiction, Short Story & Poetry Collection: “Spectre of the Brocken: Halo for the Observer”, Out Now.

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Spectre of the Brocken

A captivating two-part collection of flash fiction, short stories and stream of thought poetry. The first part, Spectre of the Brocken, readers discover a variety of abstract narratives of Psychological Fiction. These stories nestle into human thought. We all suffer from and deep emotional divide, offering a compelling read for those intrigued by diverse storytelling.

Halo for the Observer

Part two, titled Halo for the Observer, features stream-of-thought poetry exploring themes of introspection, emotional turmoil, and self reflection. Each poem holds metaphorical language and evocative concepts if you dare open yourself up to the deep contemplation and elicit emotional responses you may receive.

At death, I’ll plead for a question mark to be branded on my forehead just before being burned at the stake for my sins.

Stale: Sail on or paddle back?

A Collection of Flash Fiction, Short Stories & Stream-of-thought Poetry.

Illustrated by Terry Bouchie Art Shop

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  • Part I: Spectre of the Brocken
  • Stale
  • Slave
  • Baby Cakes
  • Ode to Reader One
  • Woodpeckers
  • Birds
  • A Life of Hell
  • By a Tree that Became a Table
  • Salim Goes to the Doctor
  • Fear God
  • Lord of that Fly
  • Lost
  • Rising for the Dinner Bell
  • Day Four
  • Swan Song of the Desperate
  • 462-0614
  • Wednesday
  • Kitchen Floor
  • Daze-n-Days (make it end)
  • Four Day Breath on a Pig
  • Need a Tissue?
  • Not Wanted
  • The Itch – The Flutter
  • Promise Me
  • Get Me Gone ( A Continuation )
  • Riders on the Storm (premonitions)
  • Come Clean then Hang me at the Gallows
  • Dedication
  • Why I Don’t Smoke Weed
  • Blackouts and Blacktop
  • Wonder
  • Something Out of Nothing
  • Part II: Halo for the Observer
  • New Currency
  • Thank?
  • Welcome Home
  • Rapid Fire
  • Why Try?
  • New Hampshire I Love You
  • Closed Up
  • A Dome Full of Bad Brains
  • The Same Way Home
  • Rake
  • Falling
  • The Guilty Drink
  • It’s just a riddle
  • In the Air
  • HHSSSSS
  • Why I left
  • Weight
  • Same
  • Lost at Sea
  • Dry your eyes
  • Broken
  • Sometimes
  • One Word Thing
  • New Frequencies
  • The Ridiculed Path
  • Drown Her and Wish her Away
  • Pack Rat
  • A (S)killed Artist
  • Broken Decisions
  • Nothingness

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Ran Kime, a writer, poet, musician and recluse from New Hampshire, crafts abstract stories, flash fiction & poetry that probe the psyche. His collections include “Spectre of the Brocken: Halo for the observer” and “Way Past Tipsy & Other Silent Cries for Help”.