Monologging.org invites you to help create collaborative flash fiction. The following picture-inspired story, needs to be completed by Saturday, August 22nd. Every day, different authors around the world will be selected to contribute the next line. Find out how to submit your twist to the evolving plot by visiting the #FlashTag Submission Guidelines… Submit Free!
Photo by Jeffrey F. Barken
#FlashTag @monologging “Sunny skies in Jackson County, High of 93. Winds E at 15 miles per hour. Corn’s coming up.”
#FlashTag@ Many dry, dusty fields. Many great men & some not so great, walked the cold dark rural South roads the year 1842
#FlashTag@ “You still reading that history book, Jim? You read it maybe a million times… why’re you living in 1842?”
#FlashTag@ “Billy, for shame. Our great grandfather settled here. I reckon he’s spinning in his grave thinking we’ll forget.”
#FlashTag@ “We moved his grave.” Signs marking plots for development stood where the grandfather once lay. “He stood here…”
#FlashTag@ Silence reigned. “Next book I read will be science fiction,” Jim said. “History don’t grasp the strangeness.”
Think you’ve got the next line to the story? Submit your #FlashTag response via Submittable!
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