Morehead Writing Project

Real Teachers, Real Leaders. Real Results

Flash Fiction

Flash fiction is simply short-short stories sometimes called micro fiction, sudden fiction, postcard fiction, or Twitter fiction. Flash fiction is a unique type of story that has been whittled down to its essence, a fragment of a story which leaves a great deal to the imagination of the reader, so it demands and requires the active participation of the reader. That makes flash fiction a wonderful way to celebrate writing.

You can find a variety of examples of flash fiction on the web including 50 Word Stories, 100 Word Story, Nanoism, Six Sentences, and #TwitterFiction, and it turns out the flash fiction is also a favorite form for sharing scary stories! Check out these two-sentence stories just in time for Halloween:

Write and Share Your Flash Fiction

Your challenge is to write and share your #FlashFiction or two-sentence horror story. We urge you to share your work through one of the #WEKY channels via Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or the Web.

Take your work to the next level by creating a #FlashFiction poster using your words and an image.

Visit our Flash Fiction and Twitter Fiction prompts for last year on Prezi.


Receive Email Updates

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 171 other subscribers



Follow us on Facebook

Join us on Google+

Announcements

Archives

Follow me on Twitter