Epiphany – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Priya Bajpal Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Priya Bajpal’s permission.


Epiphany

I was convinced our first contact with Aliens would unite humanity. We would act as one people: enlightened, peaceful, secure in the knowledge that we are no longer alone in the universe.

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But Is It Art? – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image ©  J Hardy Carroll Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires J Hardy Carroll’s permission.


But Is It Art?

Bobby, what are you doing, you’ve been staring at this musical clock for hours.”

“I contemplate art. What is it? Why do it?”

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Die Gedanken Sind Frei – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


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Die Gedanken Sind Frei

Cigarette ends, empty bottles, tissues… bio-humans are disorderly, Bobby thinks as he tidies up after his ‘family’ went to bed.

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Herba – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Ronda Del Boccio Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Rona Del Boccio’s permission.


Herba

The planet’s called Herba, which fits. There’s grass everywhere, very tall grass, and lots of it. We didn’t detect any other life-signs from space. I don’t know what we hope to find here, but when you’re ordered on an expedition, you go. Continue reading “Herba – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction”

Insect Hotel – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Sandra Crook Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Sandra Crook’s permission.


Insect Hotel

This is called an insect hotel. It attracts wild bees and other insect species that lay their eggs in tunnels.

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Singularity – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


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Singularity

“Sam, you gotta see this, it’s big.”

“What is?”

“Bobby.”

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Symmetry – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Roger Bultot Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Roger Bultot’s permission.


Symmetry

I remember this place. Dad took me once. He called it an opera house and explained what an opera was.

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The Waste Land – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


PHOTO PROMPT submitted by Courtney Wright. © Photographer prefers to remain anonymous.
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The Waste Land

We searched on Venus and on Mars, on Europa, Ganymede, Callisto, Enceladus. We found: nothing.

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I Scream, You Scream – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image © Jill Wisoff Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Jill Wisoff’s permission.


I Scream, You Scream

One day they were there: ice cream trucks with sparkly space ships on top.

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Nature’s Way – Friday Fictioneers Flash Fiction

Every Wednesday we get a new picture prompt for the Friday Fictioneers, a writing challenge graciously hosted by our Fairy Blog Mother Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
The task of the challenge is to write a story: beginning, middle, and end, in 100 words or less. You can find all the Fictioneers’ stories when you click on the Froggy. Please read, comment, and if you like, join the fun. Everyone is welcome.


Image ©Jan Wayne Fields. Used with permission for this Friday Fictioneers Challenge only. Any other use of this image requires Jan Wayne Field’s permission.


Nature’s Way

In fiction, foreshadowing is prevalent. Bad weather predicts bad events, sunny skies illustrate happiness or freedom. In reality, nature couldn’t care less about our feelings.

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