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Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers ~ Writing challenge.
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The goal is to write a story between 100-150 words (give or take 25 words) based on the provided photo. 197 more words
One of the hallmarks of the sci-fi horror genre is its tendency to generate instant clichés. In the digital age, the lag-time between the initial appearance of an innovative and genuinely frightening cinematic moment and its inevitable end in yawn-inducing familiarity is extraordinarily brief. 732 more words
The contrail was still a streaking arc of white against the red sky when Pilot darted on four legs into the long straight canyon. He looked up every few seconds, marked its clean curve, tracked it like he would a scent as it vanished into a horizon that wasn’t as clean, a horizon that was nothing but dense foliage, black against the sky’s blood red, the color that clung to the surface of the planet, the choking atmosphere that he had come, in his brief life, to breathe without difficulty. 1,682 more words