'... she was rising from the floor as the roof twisted and the walls crumbled.'
I have a flash fiction piece online now at Micro Literature.
The story is fiction, yet I am affected by these types of tragedies, as indeed, many people are and I felt moved to write. I wanted to make the victim real rather than a simple statistic.
Please swing by and leave a comment, small independent publications really appreciate knowing that people are reading. It would make me happy too.
Here are a couple of other stories you may like, both of which are based on true events.
Two men and a half dog.
All Quiet in the Bell Tower.