Flash! Friday # 38

Flash! Friday # 38. The new prompt is up and the clock is ticking.  This is a great challenge to write, and a lot of fun to read. Come out and join us!

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August 23, 2013

Sugar – a 100 word Flash Story

Since I got up way too early, I decided to try a new Flash Fiction site, this one limits you to a constant of 100 words… (give or take).  Unfortunately… what I thought was the prompt was just a picture to go along with the contest rules.  but… I liked the story and thought I’d […]

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August 22, 2013

Anatomy of a story – FlashFriday #37

Today I’ve decided to do something different with my ‘post game’ analysis of my FlashFiction story.  Today, rather than watching the actual story develop, I’m going to talk about how the idea of the story developed and the adventure and inspiration behind the story. Last week’s FlashFiction challenge was posted here: Flash! Friday # 37 (and […]

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August 21, 2013


FlashFiction #37

My entry for http://flashfriday.wordpress.com: The challenge: 95-105 words – based on a picture (available at FlashFriday) – used with permission. (The picture depicts a 6 month old baby in a wagon being pulled by a goat, there is also a man (hard to see) in the picture) Tune in each Friday when some very talented writers […]

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August 20, 2013

It’s about Character

I was given a book, “The Writer’s Lab (a place to experiment with fiction)” by Sexton Burke.  I can’t tell you much about the book yet, but one of the first things it had me do was write down my favorite authors. There are a lot of them.  Fredric Brown, Edgar Allen Poe, Melissa Michaels, […]

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August 16, 2013

Friday’s Flash

Another weekend and another FlashFriday in the books. After having word goals with little to no leeway, we were given the word limit of 100-200 words. After cutting and scrimping for weeks, it felt good to write something that had more wiggle room.  And the interesting thing is, after 9 weeks of writing to low […]

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August 4, 2013

Flash! Friday # 35

Flash! Friday # 35.  Back for another week, this week’s word count 100-200 words.  After 70-80 word limits… this gives you a lot of wiggle room. Come out and read, or better yet… write one today!

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August 2, 2013