Tag: fridayflash

  • Flash Fiction Challenge: Scary Story In Three Sentences

    Last week’s challenge — “Five Titles Make A Challenge” — exists for your perusal. Oh, and a quick housekeeping note: still reading through the last Epic Game of Aspects stories to determine my favorite! Gimme time. You guys did some awesome stuff and there’s a good amount to go through. Soon! Today is easy. Er, […]

  • Flash Fiction Challenge: Five Titles Make A Challenge

    Last week’s challenge — “The Epic Game Of Aspects Redux” — is there for your eyeballs. Here’s how this week’s challenge works. I’m going to give you five titles. You will either: a) Choose one of these titles for a new piece of flash fiction. or b) Remix the titles (adding no new words of […]

  • Flash Fiction Challenge: A Novice Revenges The Rhythm

    Last week’s challenge — “The Second Game Of Aspects” — is large and in-charge. Check it. This week is pretty simple. I picked a sentence out of this random sentence generator. That sentence is: “A novice revenges the rhythm.” It’s a weird fucking sentence, but I love it. You will write a piece of flash […]

  • Flash Fiction Challenge: A Second Game Of Aspects

    Last week’s challenge — “A Game Of Aspects” — was so cool and so weird (and is still ongoing until noon) that I thought it was high-time to do another one. Or, at least, a similar one. Once again, we’ve got three categories. Slightly different this time: Again, Subgenre. Then: Setting! Then: Element to Include. […]

  • Flash Fiction Challenge: A Game Of Aspects

    Last week’s challenge: Sci-Fi/ Fantasy Open Swim. A couple days ago I said something hasty and insane about “killing genre,” and in there I hit on something I really quite liked — giving fiction aspects or elements instead of genres. So, instead of searching for “epic fantasy,” you can search for stories that have “fantasy” […]

  • Flash Fiction Challenge: Another Random Word Challenge

    Last week’s challenge: “A Smattering Of Settings“ I dig the random word challenges. It’s interesting to see what bizarre alchemical narrative computations take the simple lead of these words and change them not only into gold but, rather, a bevy of precious metals. And so, that’s what’s popping its head up at the hole this […]