Category: Flash Fiction

15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Bicycle”

15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Bicycle”

Fifteen Minute Ficlets (#15MF) is a weekly Sunday writing challenge hosted here on The Literary Phoenix.  Based on a single word, write a short story in fifteen minutes.  The word count is irrelevant.  Just write your heart out for 15 minutes and be inspired by the word.  You never know what you’ll end up with! “Bicycle” noun 1. a vehicle composed of two wheels held in a frame one behind the other, propelled by pedals and steered with handlebars attached to the front wheel. verb 1. ride a bicycle in a particular direction. To the Mine Meaghan’s 30-speed bicycle had been […]

Posted November 26, 2017 in Flash Fiction, Memes // 0 Comments //
15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Violent”

15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Violent”

Fifteen Minute Ficlets (#15MF) is a weekly Sunday writing challenge hosted here on The Literary Phoenix.  Based on a single word, write a short story in fifteen minutes.  The word count is irrelevant.  Just write your heart out for 15 minutes and be inspired by the word.  You never know what you’ll end up with! “Violent” adjective 1. using or involving physical force intended to hurt, damage, or kill someone or something. 2. (especially of an emotion or unpleasant or destructive natural force) very strong or powerful. 3. (of a color) vivid. Disclaimer:  Elias Abraham is an ass.  His views in […]

Posted November 19, 2017 in Flash Fiction, Memes // 0 Comments //
15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Purple”

15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Purple”

Fifteen Minute Ficlets (#15MF) is a weekly Sunday writing challenge hosted here on The Literary Phoenix.  Based on a single word, write a short story in fifteen minutes.  The word count is irrelevant.  Just write your heart out for 15 minutes and be inspired by the word.  You never know what you’ll end up with! “Purple” noun 1. a color intermediate between red and blue. adjective 1. of a color intermediate between red and blue. verb 1. become or make purple in color. Dinner Charlotte wrapped her fingers around the purple forget-me-nots and deeply inhaled their earthly aroma.  Fresh from the […]

Posted November 12, 2017 in Flash Fiction, Memes // 0 Comments //
15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Medusa”

15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Medusa”

Fifteen Minute Ficlets (#15MF) is a weekly Sunday writing challenge hosted here on The Literary Phoenix.  Based on a single word, write a short story in fifteen minutes.  The word count is irrelevant.  Just write your heart out for 15 minutes and be inspired by the word.  You never know what you’ll end up with! “Medusa” noun 1. a free-swimming sexual form of a coelenterate such as a jellyfish, typically having an umbrella-shaped body with stinging tentacles around the edge. In some species, medusae are a phase in the life cycle that alternates with a polypoid phase. 2. a jellyfish. The […]

Posted October 8, 2017 in Flash Fiction, Memes // 2 Comments //
15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Detective”

15 Minute Ficlet Prompt: “Detective”

Fifteen Minute Ficlets (#15MF) is a weekly Sunday writing challenge hosted here on The Literary Phoenix.  Based on a single word, write a short story in fifteen minutes.  The word count is irrelevant.  Just write your heart out for 15 minutes and be inspired by the word.  You never know what you’ll end up with! “Detective” noun 1. a person, especially a police officer, whose occupation is to investigate and solve crimes. 2. denoting a particular rank of police officer. 3. concerning crime and its investigation. Aftermath “Jack, get your head down, fool!” Hattie wasn’t usually so forward with men but […]

Posted September 24, 2017 in Flash Fiction, Memes // 0 Comments //