Good morning everybody! You asked and asked, and we answered! Yes, #QUICKFIC, Faber Academy’s flash fiction competition, is back and it’s bigger and better than ever. We’re coming at the slightly later time of 10:50 but, as you’ll see below, this is a one time only occurrence. So don’t get used to it!
Here’s how to play:
- You’ll be presented with a prompt on Friday morning at 9:50 am. This is anything my devious mind can come up with, so be prepared!
- Your task is to create a short story of 250 words or less inspired by that prompt.
- Paste your story into the body of an email, including a title and your word count, and send that email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 2:50pm on the Friday afternoon.
At 3:30 we’ll announce the winner. That lucky person gets a stack of books as their prize. Much like this stack, in fact:
So here we go. Your first prompt is below:
See you back here at 3:30!