You know an author has run out of ideas when he pens a tale about writer’s block. Every writer does it at some point, and John Moldova reached that point.
He fashioned a simple plot: A writer driven insane by his inability to create a new story. Driven over the brink by the loss of all his dreams. Typical rubbish.
“Oh, yeah, Benny, I got the perfect publicity angle, too!” he slurred into the phone as he scatter-typed the last paragraph.
Behind him, in a corner, next to the broom closet, sat the gun modified to fire cheese graters.
FLASH! It’s Flash Friday, the day when Seeking New Earth authors write short stories up to 1000 words (“flash fiction”) or 110 words (“microfiction”). Both are sure to instigate the imagination and stimulate the synapses. Did you like what you read? Want to explore the story some more? Or maybe you want to try your own hand at some flash fiction? Leave us a comment below!