Portfolio of Michelle Moskiewicz
"So Perfect" is a contemporary, adult, flash fiction which tells the tale of a mother attempting to make the lives of her children perfect, despite the darkness that looms over them in their own home. Laura makes walking on eggshells while caring for two toddlers look easy, that is until her world starts cracking and she needs to decide if she can maintain the perfect image or flee. 1000 words.
"Good Girl" is a young adult flash fiction that finds a young woman struggling to make her way in a world of socialites, despite a troubled upbringing. A lover from the past emerges in an attempt to use her weaknesses against her, but he isn't the one in charge. 650 words.
Open Your Eyes
Originally published by American Grit, "Open Your Eyes" is a military-themed, adult, flash fiction that offers its audience a look through the eyes of a former combat medic with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder as he wrestles his demons within a drunken haze. As he tries to make sense of the situation he's in, unexplained events ensue that leave him feeling lost. 1000 words.
An original short script, "Boundless" is a military-themed, contemporary story that follows the journey of a young man's life in the Marine Corps after he experiences the events of 9/11. James must come to terms with knowing that sometimes protecting the ones you love, means preserving their memory. 10 pages.
An original short script, "Boot Status" is a military-themed, comedy about a young Marine during his first deployment to Afghanistan. LCpl Dorton must find his place among the Marines he works with, while he learns the way of life on deployments. 10 pages.
Open Your Eyes - Script
Open Your Eyes is a suspenseful drama about an alcoholic veteran who after leaving the military wants to become an EMT, but when failures from his past begin to haunt him he must find a way to deal with the trauma which seems impossible because the ghost of a young Marine is standing in his way. 8 pages.