Category Archives: 99-word flash fiction

Tipping the Beaufort Scale: 99-word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt over at http://www.carrotranch.com was to use storm windows in 99 words (no more, no less), and go where the prompt led. Here’s mine: Tipping the Beaufort Scale Serafina loved wind, from warm southern breezes to biting northern … Continue reading

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Erie Kai Water Walker: 99-Word Flash Fiction

This pedometer geek has been shirking the Carrot Ranch prompts recently for various reasons, but this week’s prompt called to me. It was to be a story about Water Walkers in 99 words (no more, no less). Check out the … Continue reading

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Geology 101: 99-word Flash

Usually this pedometer geek writes one response to the Carrot Ranch prompt, but this is the second 99 word (no more, no less) piece written using the┬árock star prompt. Geology 101 Dr. Wright taught geology. It was his passion; it … Continue reading

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Rock Star Famous: a 99-Word Flash

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) was to write a story about a rock star in ninety-nine words (no more, and no less). Here is my story: Rock Star Famous My son Mark and his friends formed a band … Continue reading

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A Tail of Two Cats: 99-word Flash piece

This week’s prompt over at http://www.carrotranch.com is to write a 99-word (no more, no less) using the phrase for one day. Here is the pedometer geek’s entry. A Tail of Two Cats Bearcat, my black cat with just a touch … Continue reading

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The Encyclopedia Kingdom: 99-word flash fiction

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) was ‘kingdom for a koala.’ A flash fiction in ninety-nine words (no more and no less) was to be written. If it could be based on a true story, great. In this pedometer … Continue reading

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House Painting 101: 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt over at the Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) was to write a flash piece about painting in 99 words (no more, no less). This is my late entry. House Painting 101 Julia always liked bold, bright colors, and she … Continue reading

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