I was given a prompt at a recent workshop to write about a naughty pet. Immediately my mind flew to this picture of my sister-in-law’s new puppy showing total unconcern at the chaos he’d caused.
Tag: flash fiction
…and does it really matter?
I’ve been puzzling lately about what genre I write. The form I choose is usually short story or flash fiction, but the genre?
Writers are a bit like flowers, unfurling their polished prose or poetic petals in a bid to attract a passing bee.
So why do we need to classify what type of flower we are?
I recently went on a day long course as part of a writing festival in Hove, dedicated to the art of flash fiction writing.
Now FF is something I’ve dabbled with a bit, just for fun, as I think it hones a writer’s skills, and certainly makes you brutal with your editing – every word has to count.