Category Archives: #flash fiction

FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: 2022: WEEK #30

Roger Shipp is our host and you can find out more to his challenge here Photo by Anton Atanasov on Unsplash Had he passed this spot before? The tracks look familiar, Stretching forever to nowhere, Dead leaves crunching beneath his aching feet.

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, photoprompt, Poetry | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

The House that Bob Built.

Somehow it had looked much better in his head. He wanted his new home to have an aspect of fun for the kids as well as being unique, but somehow those thoughts had not transferred well to paper let alone … Continue reading

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, photoprompt | Tagged , | 11 Comments

MLMM Wordle #279

Hello to Lisa, our new host for the Monday MLMM Wordle. Oh how I’ve missed this! hotdog, bishop, fiction, blame, cope, unlikely, witness, myth, holiday, enthusiasm, archaic, scale. Here’s my take:

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, word prompt | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

FFFC: 18th July Captions

Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge photo set my captions head thinking. Hope you enjoy there. For the visually challenged writer, the photo shows an old fashioned record player (aka gramophone) in a room with possibly Victorian-era chairs and other period decorations. … Continue reading

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, humour, photoprompt | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

Lost for words: WDYS 18th July

Written for Sadje’s What do you See photoprompt today. Image credit; Free images Google For the visually challenged reader, the image shows a person making some notes on a piece of paper, placed on top of some sheet music. I … Continue reading

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, photoprompt, Poetry | Tagged , , , | 8 Comments

Sunday Whirl Wordle #561

Brenda Warren is our host for the Sunday Whirl. This week we have 13 words to fit into our challenge.   Click here to join in. glum, pray, birds, myths, growl, bones, trickling, hum, spirits, willowy, run, lost, three

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, Poetry, word prompt | Tagged , , | 18 Comments

A frog he would a woo-ing go

Come over here. No. Come on, you know you want to. No I don’t. I like it here. Why? You can’t see anything! I can see lots thank you. It’s much better here, a broader horizon. My horizon is broad … Continue reading

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, humour, photoprompt | Tagged , | 20 Comments

FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: 2022: WEEK #29

Photo by Anton Atanasov on Unsplash The sparrows were in hysterics. Here was The Fluffy One about to embark on education of the reproductive kind, under the title of The Birds and The Bees. They all knew they were birds, but even … Continue reading

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, humour, photoprompt | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Simply 6 Minutes: 12th July

Christine at Stine Writing and Miniatures is our hostess for this challenge, and once again she has chosen a terrific picture to work with. Image courtesy wallpaper-house.com/wallpaper-id-322800.php ‘Palm Springs was never like this!’ Tabatha said. ‘Well you said you wanted … Continue reading

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, photoprompt | Tagged , | 19 Comments

Some enchanted evening

As our eyes met across the busy café tables, I was struck with the feeling that we knew each other. She was a stunning redhead, with green eyes, freckles and a smile to die for. I felt as if the … Continue reading

Posted in #flash fiction, blogging, Challenge, photoprompt | Tagged , , , , | 20 Comments