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Category: Micro-Stories

Simple stories you can read in a blink …

Fight – (6WSP #60)

Divorce followed the fight in Italy! (Six-Word Micro-Story) This post is inspired by Shweta’s Six Word Story Prompt … click though if you, too would like to join in …

Field – (Six Sentence Story#129)

“Oh dear” – she mumbled into her chest … “Dad bought a brand new shiny box a couple of years ago, it’s under the stairs, all his private papers will […]

Questions – (One-Liner Wednesday)

“Somewhere in all that talk is all the answers” (Lyrics – Guy Garvey) Post inspired by Linda G Hill’s One-Liner-Wednesday . Click through for the rules if you, too, would like to […]

Family – (6WSP #59)

Family values compromised; Uncle Fester marries! (Six-Word Micro-Story) Post inspired by Shweta’s Six Word Story Prompt #59. Click through for the rules if you, too, would like to join in […]

Jump – (One Liner Wednesday)

“You got to roll with the punches and get to what’s real“ (Lyrics – Van Halen)  Post inspired by Linda G Hill’s One-Liner-Wednesday . Click through for the rules if […]

Disgruntled … (6WSP #58)

Disgruntled? You are free to leave! (Six-Word Micro-Story) Micro-story inspired by Shweta’s Six Word Story Prompt – Leave. Click here for the rules if you too would like to join in. […]

Need – (6WSP #57)

Stitches out; in need of painkillers (Six-Word Micro-Story) Post inspired by Shweta’s Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #57. Click through for the rules if you’d like to join in.

Motivation – (6WSP #55)

Her adventurous son is – her motivation (Six-Word Story) Post inspired by Shweta’s ~Saturday 6-word story prompt

Gallery (Six-sentence story #124)

Did you know that Picasso’s full given name is Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios (deep intake of breath) Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad […]

Success (6WSP #54)

Success; so close, yet so far! (Six-Word Story) This post was inspired by Shweta’s Saturday six word story prompt – success

Loud – (6WSP #53)

Loud thunder; vivid lightening; petrifies Kathy. (Six-Word Story) Post prompt with thanks to Shweta Suresh and her Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #53

Judge – (6WSP)

The judge decided; no sentence needed! (Six-word story) with thanks to Shweta and her Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #52

Peace – (#6WSP)

Bedtime – and then there is peace! (Six-word story) Photo by Dina Nasyrova from Pexels with thanks to Shweta and her Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #51

Gratitude – (#6WSP)

Lebanese receive aid with heartfelt gratitude … (Six Word Story) Link to Oxfam GB Fundraiser appeal Unashamedly, linking this post to Schweta’s Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #50 – Grateful […]

Rain – (#6WSP)

Match canceled! Rain stops play – again … (Six Word Story) Photo by Joshua Köller from Pexels   Post inspired by Shweta Suresh Saturday Six Word Story Prompt – Rain     

Oh No! No! No!… (#6WSP & FOWC)

Don’t you cajole money from me! Photo by Suzy Hazelwood from Pexels Micro-story prompted by Shweta’s  Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #48 Post also inspired by Fandango’s great one-word challenge FOWC – […]

Phew! (6WSP #43 Time)

Phew! Just got there, in time … (Six-Word Story_ Photo by Andre Furtado from Pexels Six-word story inspired by Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #47 – Time    

Adoption (6WSP# 46 Family)

Papers signed; loving my new family (Micro-Story) Micro-Story inspired by Shweta Suresh’s Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #46 Family

Gone Home (6WSP #45)

 Jacket’s gone home; one last patch? (Micro-Story) Photo by Suzy Hazelwood from Pexels Micro-Story inspired by Shweta Suresh’s Saturday Six Word Story Prompt (6WSP) #45 (Home)    

Do Not Resuscitate (6WSP #44)

“Leave me be …” the patient pleads (Six Word Story) Photo by Gustavo Fring from Pexels Post inspired by Shweta Suresh’s Six Word Story prompt – Leave

Butterflies (Wednesday One-Liner)

Butterflies in my tummy flit in line with my thumping heart. (1 line story) Photo with thanks to Pexels Post inspired by Linda G Hill One-liner Wednesday – Butterflies 

Travel – (6WSP #43)

She had planned to travel, alone. (Six Word Story) Photo by Ajay Donga from Pexels This six-word story was inspired by Shweta Suresh and her Saturday Six Word Story Prompt

Obdurate? – (Weekly Writing Prompt #161)

Frankie, the grammarian at tonight’s Toastmasters meeting, smiled resolutely.  He was adamant that he would get just the right choice, for the ‘Word of the Evening’ challenge.  He had taken […]

Coffee (6WSP #42)

Honestly, the label did say coffee! (Six-word story)   This six-word story was inspired by Shweta Suresh and her Saturday Six Word Story Prompt