Flash Fiction Challenge: The Complications Of Heroism


Did a big-ass storytelling thread today about people’s complicated reactions to THE LAST JEDI (don’t worry, next week it’ll be Marvel) — and I’m fascinated by the ideas of how we see heroism, and how hero characters are complicated or changed or tarnished — and the costs of sacrifice that have to go into being a hero.

So, that’s your angle this week —

Explore the complications of heroism.

Length: ~1000 words

Due by: May (the) 4th, Friday, noon EST

Post at your online space.

Give us a link to it.

Go write.


38 responses to “Flash Fiction Challenge: The Complications Of Heroism”

  1. Argh, the hard part here will be coming up with something to say that I didn’t say in my short Avengers fanfic on this exact topic. (I feel that recycling previous work is Probably Cheating.)

  2. May the 4th be with you! Just wanted to put that out there and reserve my spot while I heroically write my piece.

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