Thursday, October 6, 2011

Flash Fearsday

Flash Fearsday is a microfiction challenge: write a horror story in 140 characters or less. If you feel that is too limiting, you can try for 140 words. Flash Fearsday was started at Porky's Expanse!; however, Porky was unable to continue hosting it, at which point it moved here. What will you create for the challenge?

9 comments:

  1. Rotting hands reached from the darkness. At last, someone was attracted to her for her brains.

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  2. Hi,

    Apologies for the off-topic comment, but I couldn't find a contact email for you.

    I've recently put out an ebook of my writing, called 'The New Death and others'. It's mostly short stories, with some obvious gamer-interest material. For example I have a story inspired by OD&D elves, as well as poems which retell Robert E Howard's King Kull story 'The Mirrors of Tuzun Thune' and HP Lovecraft's 'Under the Pyramids'.

    I was wondering if you'd be interested in doing a review on your blog.

    If so, please let me know your email, and what file format is easiest for you, and I'll send you a free copy. You can email me (news@apolitical.info) or reply to this thread.

    You can download a sample from the ebook's page on Smashwords:

    http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/92126

    I'll also link to your review from my blog.

    Yours,
    James.

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  3. @ anarchist - Good job. That definitely augurs very well for the ebook!

    I've just posted mine:

    My hamster - my? - peers through the bars. Angry. What to live for?

    Ancestors stolen from the fields. O the open spaces!

    I turn to my wheel.

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  4. @anarchist - Awesome twist. I love it!

    @Porky - Now we know why they are so vicious...

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  5. Sure! Sorry about taking so long to get back to you - a lot of stuff came up in real life, and I was thinking about whether or not to do it.

    I'll send an email tonight or tomorrow with details.

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  6. Thanks. I'll keep an eye out for it.

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  7. Thanks. I've sent you a .doc and a coupon code which will let you read it online.

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