Zombie Author Flash! Fiction by Julianne Snow

By Julianne Snow


It comes at me with a ferocious roar; its lips drawn to reveal sharp broken teeth. Stepping back, I’m met with hard resistance. Trapped! Unrelentingly it advances, jaws gnashing at the promise of a fresh meal. I raise my arms, weapon cocked and aim. My muzzle explodes and the body falls to the floor: bullseye.


Hunger; deep, painful hunger drives it forward. Milky eyes catch the hint of movement, drawing its attention to the meal standing, stunned, silent. It lurches forward, its intent to pursue ruthlessly. Luck, it seems is on its side; its prey cannot move. Trapped! Its hunger swells at the promise, but is met with swift denial.

Julianne Snow is the author of  Days With the Undead. 

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A Zombie Author Flash is exactly 55 words long. It may be factual, creative, or a “flash-fiction” story. Ideally, the author flash will represent something essential or unique about the zombie author. Jule welcomes contributions from zombie authors or their reps. Original work from any of the zombie authors will be greeted with squeals of delight and published faster than you can say "zombie apocalypse."