Bad dog or head of the table? Are they "man's best friend" or are they secretly our masters? They aren't the ones picking up our poop, right? Write a little Flashy Fiction with a dog at the "head of the table." Maybe you could write it from the dog's perspective.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
What finds you peering out from behind a waterfall? Did you duck in here to hide from someone or something? Have you been trapped underground and finally found this the light at the end of a tunnel? Or maybe you've been spelunking and this is a planned exit? Write a little Flashy Fiction that explains how you came to be behind the falls.
Friday, November 22, 2013
"having or showing the proud and unpleasant attitude of people who think that they are better or more important than other people" - as defined by Merriam-Webster Dictionary: supercilious
Write a little Flashy Fiction based what comes to mind when you see/hear: supercilious?
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Roses have long been associated with love. It may not be Valentine's Day, but the weather is turning cooler, which means it's a good time for snuggling up with someone special. Write a little Flashy Fiction about love or roses or snuggling up in the cold.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Write about a time you felt criticized. How big was their bite and what kind of scar did it leave? Did you learn anything from it and did it help you grow as a person? That's the biggest lesson for me.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
It's Election Day. Write a little Flashy Fiction about it. Write from the perspective of a candidate waiting to hear the results or as a voter going to cast their ballot. Maybe the day doesn't go smoothly for one of them. Maybe something during election day changes how a person decides to vote. You get to pick the winner. Just write it up.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Who are these little guys in the fireplace? In reality, they are little metal statues with metal bars extending from their backs to support the firewood. But...maybe...that's not the whole story? What do you think? Is there something more to them? Write a little Flashy Fiction explaining how they got there or what they really do.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
image courtesy of Digital Blasphemy
What do we have here? It appears to be a mage of some sort, maybe a druid, performing a spell or ritual in the forest. What's your take? Write a little Flashy Fiction set in this scene.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
I remember the first time I saw him. His eyes went straight to my soul...and that was before we ever touched lips. Soulmate he called me, and that we are. Write about what this quote means to you.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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Sunlight streams through the changing leaves of the trees. Autumn is here with a crisp, gentle breeze. It's a great day for a peaceful trip down this lazy river to view the beauty all around. Write a little Flashy Fiction set in this scene.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Corn maze in Gloucester, Virginia
The corn maze. A staple of farm country Halloween/Autumn celebrations. Even knowing there's nothing lurking in the field waiting to do you harm, doesn't completely erase the feeling that the paths are closing in, that something is watching you. Write a little Flashy Fiction about a trip through a corn maze or about unexpectedly finding yourself out in the middle of a corn field.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
DJ Evil spinning the tunes for visitors to Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Halloween approaches. Themes parks are in full swing trying to scare their guests. At one park, DJ Evil spins out some wicked, bass-thumping, trance music. Write a little Flashy Fiction about a theme park during Scare Season. Your protagonist could be a scarer or a scaree. Maybe your story takes place behind the scenes.