This week, dear writers, write whatever story you wish but it must end with the line “There was no other way.” Are the ideas coming to you already? Good. Now get writing.
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
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
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.
Hi there. Well, now that we got off to a terrific start, let’s keep the (flash fiction) party going. This week’s prompt is SUMMER NIGHT(S), inspired by the heat wave that is baking my adopted homeland right now. As always, 500 words or less submitted by Thursday at 8 pm EST to firstname.lastname@example.org. And please … More Week 19: Prompt: Oh, those summer nights…
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
A real fiery mix this week. Hope you enjoy!