Readers of this blog already know that I love short, short writing. Like the six-word story. Here’s one of mine:
Dementia stole speech. She still sings.
I heard just this morning that my 50-word story placed #8 in a field of 298 entries! The top 20 winners all get prizes (things like critiques from authors, editors, and agents) so I’m pretty excited about this, and wanted to share the news.
Here’s my 50-word story:
How to Survive a Piano Recital
Beast waits, open-jawed
Take a seat
Music download, brain to fingers
Breeze through tricky passage
Rewind, try again
Paulette Bochnig Sharkey