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Hello fiction writers! Here you'll find weekly prompts for Fiction Weekend, as well as links to stories written for each Fiction Weekend Open Call._____________________ EVERYONE is welcome to participate in the open calls. THE ONLY REQUIREMENT IS TO WRITE A FICTION PIECE! __________________________________ Here's how to take part in Fiction Weekend: 1. Every Monday, a prompt will be posted here. Come by and check out the prompt. 2. Ideally, try to write a fiction story based on the prompt. But if the prompt doesn't inspire you, you can write a story on any topic you like - THE ONLY RULE IS THAT IT HAS TO BE A WORK OF FICTION. 3. On Thursday night or Friday morning-ish, the Stories List will be posted for that week. If you've written a story, announce it in the comments section of this post. Please include a short description and the title. 4. Show support for your fellow participants: If possible, please try to read and comment on at least three stories.__________Happy reading and writing!
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Prompts and Stories Lists for February 2017

Posted on February 5, 2017 at 2:50pm 4 Comments

Hey guys, can you believe it's already 2017?  I can't.  And I can't believe I forgot to post the Prompts and Stories Lists for last month. I am so, so sorry. January was crazy and February has started out like that, as well.  But I hate making excuses.  I'm sorry and I messed up and I'm hoping it won't happen again.

Here are the prompts:

1. Write a story inspired by this photo:…

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Prompts and Stories List for December 2016

Posted on December 11, 2016 at 3:48pm 4 Comments

I have this tendency to disappear sometimes.  These past few months, a lot's been going on and it seems I did just that.  I can't believe I forgot to post for November, and I can't apologize enough.

For this month, well, it's the holidays, cold weather, family, food, presents, excitement, maybe some stress are in the air.  Let's take inspiration from all that, and write a story (or two, or three, or four) about it (or them).  

Here are some prompts, if you'd like:

1.…

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Prompts and Stories List for October 2016

Posted on October 3, 2016 at 4:53pm 9 Comments

October already...

For many of us, the air is getting colder, and thoughts are turning to autumn and to one of the most fun holidays out there, Halloween.

So for this month, why not try a Fall/Halloween marathon?  Try writing one story a week, of any length (even very short, flash fiction) with one or both of these themes?  You could even take it a step further, focusing on, say, stories about your favorite kind of monster or the monster that scares you the most - the…

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Prompts and Stories List for September 2016

Posted on September 15, 2016 at 6:23am 6 Comments

You know that saying "When it rains, it pours"?  Such has been my September. I am so, so sorry that these prompts are coming so late.

So, to make the most of what limited time we have, why not try to go small?

This month, try to write a story, dialogue, or descriptive scene of 50-100 about each of these topics:

1. Time

2. Leaves

3. School

4. UFO's

You can do whatever you like with these prompts - write something for each, write…

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At 7:38am on August 31, 2013, Gerald Andersen said…
My story, also on OS, is a nostalgia piece titled. "A Tale of Tubba and Tonto's Tin Can." I hope you enjoy and have a great weekend.
At 6:50am on April 26, 2013, Gerald Andersen said…
I'm in this week with "Huntin Bigfoot: the Legend of Ray." I posted this over at OS in three installments, but you can take it in here in one gulp. Lucky you.
At 11:23am on March 29, 2013, Gerald Andersen said…
I'm in for 3/30 with "Holy Hell on Holy Saturday", a timely satiric parable about America's love of sports, violence and winning. Wear your mouth-piece.
At 3:16pm on December 14, 2012, tgwithin said…

Mine is Chapter Five of Intern of Summer - STORMS A BREWIN'. Hope you enjoy this miracle of mine.

At 1:34am on December 11, 2012, Brazen Princess said…

I can't get OS to work anymore...it is a Southern Hemisphere thing?

At 3:54am on December 3, 2012, Workstudio said…

Great to see you here, Alysa, thanks for setting up OS Fiction Club.

At 4:20am on November 30, 2012, Kimberly Koch said…

Alyssa,

oops I misunderstood.  I put four  old pieces that I have written so you could see my work.   I will want to start next week though with the club and write something new.   Thanks for the instructions.  

At 5:07am on November 28, 2012, Kimberly Koch said…

I would like to read a couple of weeks before I create.  I hope that is ok?  That is if I am accepted?

At 2:03pm on November 22, 2012, Steven Bridenbaugh said…

I wrote a piece called "Turkey on the Run", and the Turkey isn't the one on the run. It's mostly true, except for the part about chickens in Hell.

At 10:31pm on November 21, 2012, Zanelle said…

And so it begins and ends.   Run away, Turkey.   A few thoughts in loose fiction form. 

 
 
 

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