QuickFic 15/07/16

Hi there!

Firstly, sincere apologies for our non-appearance last week. It might have been the day after the Summer Party here and it might also have been someone’s significant birthday.

I can’t say for sure. It certainly wasn’t me.

(It was me.)

Anyway. Moving on. Here’s a new prompt!

As always, we’re looking for stories of 250 words or less, inspired by the prompt and sent to us at academy@faber.co.uk by 2:50pm. Please include a title and a word count.

You might win these books!


Right then. Let’s have a look at this prompt.

Here it is:



See you back here at 3:30!

By entering our QuickFic writing competitions, you’re granting us non-exclusive worldwide permission to reprint your story on our website should you win. The winner will also get a chance to win a place on one of our Start to Write one day courses, because at the end of the year we’ll be choosing our favourite of all the winners – the champion of champions, basically.

For more creative writing exercises, click here.

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