Tag Archives: Aloysius

The Collection: Water Falls

Last week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch was to write a 99-word (no more, no less) flash fiction that contained the words water falls. The Collection of stories from the Word Wranglers is now on the Carrot Ranch blog: http://www.carrotranch.com This … Continue reading

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The Collection: Baby Ducks Ate My Lunch

This past week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) was to write a 99-word (no more, no less) flash fiction piece about baby ducks eating my lunch, and to go where the prompt led. The results were varied. This … Continue reading

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Gladys Tidings of Joy: An Aloysius Story (99-Word Flash Fiction)

This week over at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) the prompt for the week of December 2, 2021 was to write a story in 99 words (no more, no less) that includes the littlest Christmas goat, and to go where … Continue reading

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Embracing the Mud: A 99-word Flash Fiction

This week’s Carrot Ranch prompt, which actually has been extended until October 26, was to write in 99 words (no more, no less) about mud, whether actual or metaphorical mud. The writers were to embrace the mud since writing can … Continue reading

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Racing the Horse: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

Nothing like the last minute for this 99 word (no more, no less) flash fiction based on the prompt from http://www.carrotranch.com, which was to write about a Big Black Horse. This pedometer geek writer has only rudimentary knowledge about horses, … Continue reading

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Indigo Wings (When Pigs Fly): 99-word Flash Fiction

This week Charli Mills of Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) set the prompt as follows: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story about a flight of pigs. It can be farm or fantasy-related. The idea can be … Continue reading

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Aloysius At the Beach: 99-word Flash Fiction

This week over at Carrot Ranch ( https://www.carrotranch.com ), the prompt is to write a piece using the phrase stars in the sand in 99 words (no more, no less). It can be any genre including poetry. For this prompt, … Continue reading

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Aloysius’s Curiosity: 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch was to write a story of 99 words (no more, no less) about an open door, whether literal or metaphorical. What is behind the door? Who is seeking and why? Go where the prompt … Continue reading

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