This is a great idea for those of us who love the Six Word Story Challenge – can you come up with a tweet-length story instead?
The theme is Halloween, and this is what I came up with:
I always loved Halloween. The one time of year I didn’t need a mask. Hiding in plain sight, you could say. #microstory
Hey! Every month I post all the MicroStories I’d tweeted during the previous month, but this post isn’t about that so much. Some of my blogging friends suggested that I host a MicroStory contest, asking people to submit their own flash fiction entries. To be judged! (But not by me.)
This is entirely based on one of the suggester’s own weekly contest: Nicola Auckland hosts six word story contests over on her blog, Sometimes Stellar Storyteller. She has regular contests where people submit a six word story, based on a theme she provides. I won’t be that restrictive in word count (but, knock yourself out if you want to harness your inner Hemingway.)
Here are the rules:
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