Hint Fiction: An Anthology of Stories in 25 Words or Fewer

Hint Fiction: An Anthology of Stories in 25 Words or Fewer I’m thinking about writing this book review in the form of hint fiction pieces. * If you don’t know what hint fiction is, it’s a story that reads like a poem because it’s told in twenty-five words or less. * I’m liking where this…

April Reading List

Hey Everyone! I don’t know if any of you have noticed yet, but I updated my March Reading List. Every month, I’m going to showcase what I’m reading and what I think you all will benefit from. Each book I have listed in the April Reading List are books I’ve read in class or on…

Head Injury, Third Down, Hospital Bed

I know it’s been a couple days since I last posted, so I thought I’d get back in the groove with three hint fiction pieces. Normally, I’d separate them out because I’d want each story to stand alone; however, I like them together so that’s what you’ll get. If you don’t know what hint fiction…

Thirty-eight Years Later

This is a hint fiction piece inspired by a take a book, leave a book box near my job. I absolutely believe books are an escape from any kind of hardships in our lives, so I wanted this story to reflect that. Thirty-eight Years Later He lost everything after the divorce — except his books….

On My Father and On Happiness

Another small hint fiction and a slightly larger story for you. I feel bad for not posting another story yesterday, so I’ll catch up today. On My Father He loves peanut butter, He loves chocolate, But he hates Reese’s. On Happiness When you ache From all the times you thought you’d fail And you were…

On Baseball

In honor of spring training and the weather being nicer, I’m posting a short story on baseball, titled: On Baseball. This is shorter than usual, so I might post something a little later on in the day. Stay tuned! On Baseball No one has enough time To sit and watch A newly installed clock Behind…

Roller Coaster

I know its almost 1:30am, and technically tomorrow, meaning that I missed my deadline, but oh well! Also, since it’s late, and I’m incredibly tired, I wrote a hint fiction piece. For those of you who follow my blog, I’ve done this many times in the past. I learned about hint fiction during my undergrad…

Seeing Each Other for the First Time

This post is going to come from a prompt:¬†Write about two people that see each¬†other for the first time. Instinct tells me to do hint fiction, so that’s the plan, despite the limited number of likes it seems to generate. For those that don’t know, hint fiction is a story using twenty-five words or less….

Birthday

I just turned 22 the other day and my friends definitely made it one to remember. I’m going to write something birthday-related, but not related to what happened to me, even though it would be one hell of a story.   Birthday All kinds of emotions creep in. Happy, but sad; nervous, too. I look…

Redemption

Lately, I’ve been using the writing prompts on Reddit for inspiration. It’s tough writing flash fiction while working on a much longer story. I find it really hard to compartmentalize the two. I spend most of my creative energy on the bigger story because to me, it’s more important, so trying to come up with…

Working With Titles (Hint Fiction)

Sorry for not posting anything in a while. I want to say that I’ve been occupied, but I’d be lying. I’m trying to make more meaningful titles to stories. I feel like every time I write a blog post, I complain about not being able to come up with a title. Hint fiction is the…

More Hint Fiction

Hi everyone! I’ve been looking at some older stuff I wrote for class and I found some hint fiction stories that I think are actually worth posting. How do you guys feel about hint fiction? Is it possible to really tell a story only using twenty five words or less? Anyways, here are three separate…