Observations of The Urban Spaceman


Hello and welcome. Today’s Friday Flash Fiction Challenge, courtesy of cornpunk creator Chuck Wendig, is to click a ‘random title’ link, pick a title that tickles your fancy, and write a flash-fic based on it. Today’s story is the fourth instalment of my abduction trilogy (now a tetralogy, I suppose). I hadn’t intended for the story to last this long, but I have fun writing it, and apparently people have fun reading… Read More

Today is Friday, which means Chuck Wendig mysteriously pulls an idea for a flash-fiction challenge out of some mysterious hat of mystery, and other people write things. The theme of today is “something-punk”. So that I may continue my story from the past two weeks, I have created abduction-punk. I hope you enjoy it. Half-way to Home O’Clock         My eyes flicker open. I expect to see all sort of strange torture-technology; probing… Read More

Friday? Check. Chuck Wendig Flash Fiction Challenge? Check. Today I used this link to generate the following scenario: The story starts when your protagonist wakes up in the wrong bed. Another character is a pilot who is hiding a body. The result is me using all I’ve ever learnt about Spanish from the TV in a story called… This Abduction’s Bed         I get abducted by aliens.         Most people laugh when I tell… Read More