Right back at the beginning the job was just a skinny wee thing. It wasn’t greedy and it wasn’t mean and it only took a little nibble from her out of curiosity. It was just to see what she tasted like more →
A picture can tell a thousand words. A story can paint a picture in half that. Prepare to be amazed, titillated, intrigued, amused and reduced to tears in 500 words or less. Welcome to flash fiction at its flashiest.
One of the most famous examples of flash fiction is the above six word story. Said to have been written by Ernest Hemingway, who reportedly described it as his best work, it just goes to show that great stories do not need to be verbose. We love the short, adore the brief and revere the concise.