7 Flash Fiction Prompts

How (and Why) to Write Flash Fiction

Flash fiction is one of my favorite forms of narrative to write and to read (not to mention teach). I enjoy writing it because I can take a break from a novel-in-progress and complete a flash fiction in an hour or less, which gives me a sense of forward momentum. As a reader I can take a few minutes to absorb a flash fiction and feel that I’ve been refreshed…



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Michelle Richmond

NYT bestselling author of THE WONDER TEST & THE MARRIAGE PACT — I help writers complete their novels at Novelin9.com. Books at michellerichmond.com