Welcome to week 25. This week's prompt requires a little research. What happened on this day in the year you were born? ("This day" being the day you write the story.) My suggestion is to look at the headlines and go from there. Like for instance, on September 10th, 1979 Cleveland began bussing students, arson... Continue Reading →
A little late this week because, well, Mondays. Yesterday was a bit more tiresome than usual due to my classes starting up again and the fact that I am from Jacksonville. It has given me a lot to think about, regarding gun rights and violence and racial disparity. I will write about it elsewhere but... Continue Reading →
As promised, the prompt is a little early this week. Use the phrase however you like. Happy writing!
Inspired by the neverending heatwave... Look forward to seeing your stories this week. And hey, how about inviting a friend to give it a try this week? The more the merrier, right? See you Thursday!
Hello and welcome to Week 21! So this week, I want you to use a nonsense word in your story but do not define it directly. Rather, let the explanation be in the context. For example: "Hank, grab the sannibroet!" "No, Martha, I really don't think it has come to that. I mean, look at... Continue Reading →
Turns out, if you Google "small town", my hometown is right there on top. I look forward to seeing your stories and if you have any suggestions for tomorrow's playlist, add it in the comments.
Hi there. Well, now that we got off to a terrific start, let's keep the (flash fiction) party going. This week's prompt is SUMMER NIGHT(S), inspired by the heat wave that is baking my adopted homeland right now. As always, 500 words or less submitted by Thursday at 8 pm EST to email@example.com. And please... Continue Reading →
Hi there. Did you miss me? I know a few of you did and I do appreciate the messages of concern, truly. I am sorry I did not leave a note telling you about my extended absence but at the time it was a bit impossible (technical issues). All is fine now so we can... Continue Reading →