This prompt involves some kind of expectation not being met. Words to incorporate if you can: tangle, waste, lump, trap, mood
Write a story made up entirely of excuses.
Write a story composed partially of misheard song lyrics, clichés, overheard conversations, news headlines, menu items, etc. You can launch off with “I remember..” or “It had something to do with…” Use any of the following words if you can: Grandma, Rocking, Dusty, Burnt, Brave
A character undergoing some kind of life difficulty is at a restaurant. The restaurant brings back memories. Don’t let the reader know what is happening in the character’s life, but let the reader know what the character smells, tastes, hears, sees.
I will be reading some of my flash fiction on WNPR, The Colin McEnroe Show on Thursday, May 19th at 1PM EST!
Let this photo lead you somewhere. Incorporate these 3 words in your poem or story: lettuce, sand, freezer.