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Writing Prompt 5

Never forget to have fun with your writing. Every week we’ll post a prompt for you to use in any way you’d like. Be it a short story, flash fiction, something to start off an idea for a novel, or a poem; write what makes you happy. 68 more words


(Public Drabble) Spandex Pregnancy

Charlottesville, VA

Paradox Pastry

2:10 P.M. Monday, March 23rd.

She is obviously pregnant. Not the polite kind of pregnant that tries to hide behind over-stuffed purses or shopping bags. 44 more words


“For sale, Baby shoes, Never used.” - The Legend of Ernest Hemingway’s Six-Word Story

Open Culture: A piercingly dark piece of writing, taking the heart of a Dickens or Dostoevsky novel and carving away all the rest, Ernest Hemingway’s six-word story—fabled forerunner of flash- and twitter-fiction—is shorter than many a story’s title: 189 more words


The Six Word Story

Just back from Spring Break 2015, B. and I were discussing the 6-word story.  At first I didn’t know what he was referring to, but upon sharing the Hemingway quote (image below), I was reminded of the premise: 6 words in a sentence that infer a much lengthier and emotionally-laden story. 247 more words

Six Word Story

What a Writer Experiences

Idea arrives; brain explodes into creativity!

This photo and idea came from The Write Photo Challenge