FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: WEEK #9 – 2016

FFPP

I would like to give a hearty welcome to all flash fiction aficionados.

Flash Fiction for the Purposeful Practitioner is a weekly writing challenge designed for both the flash fiction newbie and the more experienced writer. It is the desire of this challenge to allow writers the opportunity to clear the cobwebs from a more tedious and involved project. Becoming a part of a new and growing writer’s community might be just what the doctor ordered to rejuvenate your writing juices.



Your Photo Prompt for Week #9 – 2016

kids books
http://publicdomainarchive.com/public-domain-images-vintage-kids-toys-books-fisherprice/


The opening sentence for the February 26th Flash Fiction for the Purposeful Practitioner: “Nothing is ever as easy as it looks…” 



This challenge is open until 11:00 pm Thursday night, March 3rd , 2016.

Click on the Blue Frog to share.



The Six Easy Guidelines

  • A photo prompt and an introductory sentence/ topicis to be used as your ‘muse’. They will arrive promptly at midnight each Friday morning.
  • Include the photo prompt and its credits with your story on your blog. Use of the introductory sentence/ topic is optional. Some followers like the introductory sentence ideas.
  • All stories are to be crafted and honed to under 200 words in length.
  • Each flash fiction piece should have a clear beginning, middle, and end. No serial stories. It is harder to stay abreast of a serial story. (Please keep content PG-13.)
  • Post your flash fiction response by clicking on THE BLUE FROG.Follow the given directions.
  • It is the desire of this blog to begin a new writing community. Plan a day to visit the writings of our challengers to enjoy our creations and to provide a little positive feedback.

Thank you for your participation. I look forward to reading each of your stories. Please remember to check back and follow the journeys of our fellow writers. Kind comments are always appreciated.



Written for Flash Fiction for the Purposeful Practitioner: Week #9 – 2016

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37 thoughts on “FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: WEEK #9 – 2016

  1. Hi Rogger, Thanks a lot for the wonderful prompt. Your prompt reminded me about my recent experience at the children’s library. My blog post exceeded the 200 word limit and it’s not a fiction story. Since I violated the rules, I didn’t add the link using the ‘Blue frog’ 🙂 I’m adding it here in the comments.

    https://jahnavichintakunta.wordpress.com/2016/02/26/inspiring-story-behind-a-childrens-book/

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