Mother’s Day Short Stories


In honour of Mother’s Day we’ve rounded up stories that explore the many facets of motherhood. So, take a short break, kick back and relax with one of these Mother’s Day short stories.


generosity story

Wheel of Fortune

It is hard when a mother can’t give her child what he wishes… especially around the holidays.




The Minerwriting story

We all wonder where we came from…




insomnia storyJust a Cat

A mother’s worries never end.




Murder on the Duchy Estatecommunity story

Beware! Old mother on the loose…




war storyOmaha

It isn’t easy being a single mother, especially during the war.




Reflections mother son story

A mother’s desperate attempt to save her son.



presents story


Sometimes relationships with our mothers get a little complicated.




Since Yesterdaymusic story

A mother supporting her daughter’s dreams…




tragedy storyWinter, 1963

A mother that never will be…




Clear Your Plate – Part Twolunch story

A mother shouldn’t…




dinner story

Clear Your Plate – Part Three

What would you do if your mother was too nosy?




Midwinterstruggle story

Will she get a chance to be a mother?





Which was your most relatable story? Comment below or tweet us @FairlightBooks.

Happy Mother’s Day!