Day 1 – NoMo Excuses 30-Day Challenge

Let's get meta! It’s true. I’ve lost of my daily writing habit. I didn't lose it in the the woods or at the summer fair or down the bathroom sink. No, I lost it to life, oh and television (hello, Jon Hamm, who cares about stupid writing or anything else for that matter). Sure, I … Continue reading Day 1 – NoMo Excuses 30-Day Challenge

Incomplete – Flash Fiction

Prompt 42:  Continue any other author’s story already posted to #FFC52 over the past 41 weeks. I was reminded of so many of our awesome stories as I looked back for one to continue. I can say that I'm truly impressed with our body of work! Can you say book!! In the end, I settled … Continue reading Incomplete – Flash Fiction

Nietzsche, Bumper Cars and the End Game

Prompt 36: Memento mori (remember that you will die) Nietzsche, Bumper Cars and the End Game By Eilidh Thain Willy Morral rushes down subway stairs, wind gusts up from the depths, the sickly smell of sewer and industry smacks his face. He takes the stairs  two at a time, gripping the filthy railing for balance. … Continue reading Nietzsche, Bumper Cars and the End Game

PRIVATE: Diary of Leanne Sawroski

Prompt 35: “Well, to be honest, I threw it away.” PRIVATE: Diary of Leanne Sawroski April 1, 1986 Today is the worst day of my life. A poor, orphaned kid from Vietnam that my stupid mom adopted off the TV or something, arrives today. I’m totally bummed out. Why me????? I was supposed to make … Continue reading PRIVATE: Diary of Leanne Sawroski

Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt 31

Flash Fiction Challenge! Week 30 submissions are in! Check them out! Submit your week 31 flash fiction by August 5, 2014! Post a link to your submission in the comments section of the corresponding weekly prompt. Week 31 Prompt: A woman's cat goes missing. Two days later she receives a ransom note. Want to be … Continue reading Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt 31

Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt 30

Flash Fiction Challenge! Week 30 submissions are in! Check them out! Submit your week 30 flash fiction by July 29, 2014! Post a link to your submission in the comments section of the corresponding weekly prompt. Week 30 Prompt: A man steals a large sum of money to pay a debt to a loan shark. … Continue reading Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt 30

Unbelievable

Flash Fiction Challenge Prompt 29: Create a six-word story about anything you love to write about! This six-word story is written in response to the tragic death of a young boy in the wrong place at the wrong tome. A truly tragic story out of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Unbelievable By Eilidh Thain Simple decision. Lost … Continue reading Unbelievable

Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt Twenty-Nine (29)

Flash Fiction Challenge! Week twenty-eight submissions are in! Check them out! Submit your week twenty-eight flash fiction by July 22, 2014! Post a link to your submission in the comments section of the corresponding weekly prompt. This week's prompt is the brain-child of incomparable Bree from Read me my Writes. She suggested, "Although extreme flash … Continue reading Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt Twenty-Nine (29)

Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt Twenty-eight (28)

Flash Fiction Challenge! Week twenty-seven submissions are in! Check them out! Submit your week twenty-eight flash fiction by July 15, 2014! Post a link to your submission in the comments section of the corresponding weekly prompt. This week's prompt is brought to you by kick-ass Mark Gardner of Article 94! Week Twenty-eight Prompt:Your protagonist is … Continue reading Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt Twenty-eight (28)

Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt Twenty-Seven (27)

Flash Fiction Challenge! Week twenty-six submissions are in! Check them out! Submit your week twenty-seven flash fiction by July 8, 2014! Post a link to your submission in the comments section of the corresponding weekly prompt. Week Twenty-seven Prompt: A journalist writing a story about living on death row begins to fall for one of … Continue reading Flash Fiction Challenge – Prompt Twenty-Seven (27)