Friday, November 09, 2007
55 Fiction Friday! November 9, 2007
It's time again for 55 Fiction Friday! Details on what it is and how to play at the end of the post. Come on, you can do it!
MrWurdi's 55 for the week:
Parodying the Parody
And I've been lift’n and tote’n so long that
Everyone thinks that my back is gone
A man with a plan, I'm into discipline
Got a whip in my hand and a beard on my chin
But if you finish all my chores and you finish thine
This weekend we're gonna party like it's 1699
My 55 for the week:
He frowned. Squinting, as the sun rose higher in the sky, he sighed deeply and paced impatiently. This was supposed to be the start of a great weekend. Unfortunately, circumstances beyond his control were conspiring against him.
His woman was running late. Again. She had to write her 55 fiction and she had writer’s block.
55 fiction is a very, very short story of exactly 55 words. It needs to have a character, conflict and resolution.
The Wikipedia article on 55 Fiction is here and some great examples are here..
Come play! Add your story to the comments or put it on your blog and I'll link to it. It's fun. You'll like it.