Fiction in 50 Reviewed

Last year I had an anthology in the works in the flash fiction challenge, Fiction in 50. fiction in 50 Each month Bruce posts a short prompt and we compose a story of less than 51 words.

Here, then, is a look back at my effort to string a story together over the course of 5 monthly prompts, culminating with the Graphic Novel genre of storytelling.

 

Fiction in 50: A Dawning Realisation [sp]
January 2015

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Title: Clueless
Word Count: 50

Chuck woke up face-down in the street. That was the problem with dreaming, eventually you wake up.

He made a quick inventory of body parts—head, hands, arms, legs, feet—they were all there and they all hurt.

What happened? Why me?

Because shit happens, and it happened to you.

 

Fiction in 50: Sincerely Yours
February 2015

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Title: One Good Deed
Word Count: 50

Psycho Suzi stumbled out of the doorway of the Black Oak Bar and saw a man facedown in the street.

“Hey, you gotta get up. Hey, mister, yer blockin’ traffic.”

“Hey, mister…” Suzi rolled the man over onto his back. “Hey, buddy…..HEY, IT’S YOU. You owe me ten bucks!”

 

Fiction in 50: A Kernel of Truth
March 2015

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Title: The Price of Knowledge
Word Count: 50

“Thanks for the payback,” said Psycho Suzi. Chuck thought to himself that it was worth it just to shut her up.

“You look familiar, buddy,” said the bartender.

“I, I’m not sure why I am here.”

“Are you the guy on the news? The one that was in the explosion?”

 

Fiction in 50: The Trouble With _________
April 2015

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Title: The Trouble With Memories
Word Count: 50

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Fiction in 50 April 2015 © Allan G. Smorra, All Rights Reserved

Fiction in 50
April 2015
© Allan G. Smorra, All Rights Reserved

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fiction in 50: A Contradiction in Terms
May 2015

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Title: A Contradiction in Terms
Word Count: 50

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Image © Allan G. Smorra, All Rights Reserved

Image © Allan G. Smorra, All Rights Reserved

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