Archive for July, 2013

This week’s challenge involved picking four out of ten possible random items and using them in your story. I used “a leather mask”, “a child’s toy”, “an animal’s skull”, and “a road sign” which mixed together to produce “Make-Believe”.

Side-note: I’m going to be sitting out the next challenge in order to focus on some other projects and also start getting Half-Mad Rantings: Summer 2013 edited and cobbled together for publishing around the time of the Autumnal Equinox (don’t forget that HMR: Spring 2013 is still available for sale!). So, “Make-Believe” and the other eleven stories of this set will be up for another week or two and then be taken down when the next Flash Fiction Challenge goes up.

But, onto the story!

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Flash Fiction, Yet Again

Posted: July 26, 2013 in Fiction
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I was a little uninspired by this week’s challenge over at terribleminds, so I decided to slap together something quick in lieu of using that prompt. So, I give you “Memorial”:

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So, this week’s challenge was to pick one line spit-balled during the previous week and build a story based around that. I chose the line of “That plan didn’t fly, superhero, and now we’re short a bazooka” by Squishy, and came up with “The Candidate”:

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Flash Fiction

Posted: July 13, 2013 in Fiction
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So, the new job has kept me fairly busy and combined with life in general, I haven’t had as much time to write the last week or two. Thus, last week, there was no new Flash Fiction. But, even though this past week’s Challenge was another preparatory one for the current week, I still wanted to try and get something together. So, a day late (technically), I present “Going Home Again”:

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