Guide for Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers
1. A prompt photo will be provided each Tuesday to be used as a base to your story. Please include photo prompt with your story.
2. Linking for this challenge begins on Tuesday and runs to the following Monday evening.
3. Please credit photo to photographer.
4. The story word limit is 100 – 150 words (+ – 25 words). Please try to stay within this limit.
This week’s photo prompt is provided by Dawn Miller.
Tom swirled their number between thumb and forefinger, eyes counting and re-counting the flowers on the tablecloth.
Jason rubbed a hand over his eyes. “I know you wanted to go, but it just isn’t going to work.”
“Because you’re not…..”
“I’m tired of being nice.”
“You’re not…. friendly enough. Forceful. Basically you’re a wimp.”
Jason stood. Walked away.
Tom’s head rose slowly. Watching. Black hair skimming his eyes.
Not friendly? Wimp?
Flames flicked in his eyes.