Week 27: Prompt

Hello there. This week’s prompt is brought to you by regular contributor Sunil Sharma. To quote him directly (so you can get the full feel of the prompt): The Voice Heard on a bus, train, tram; or radio show or on phone or an ad on TV. Voice that leaves one mesmerized! So have at … More Week 27: Prompt

Week 24: Prompt

A little late this week because, well, Mondays. Yesterday was a bit more tiresome than usual due to my classes starting up again and the fact that I am from Jacksonville. It has given me a lot to think about, regarding gun rights and violence and racial disparity. I will write about it elsewhere but … More Week 24: Prompt

Week 20: Prompt

Turns out, if you Google “small town”, my hometown is right there on top. I look forward to seeing your stories and if you have any suggestions for tomorrow’s playlist, add it in the comments.

No. 11: Prompt

Hello and welcome to our eleventh week of flash fiction writing here at Mercurial Stories. This last weekend I bought a mood ring, a thin band that changes colors with my mood (okay, really it is my body temperature but it’s still pretty and entertains my students and children). I was fascinated by mood rings … More No. 11: Prompt