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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 10

Greetings, fellow flash-fictioneers. Apologies for the delay in launching this week’s Last Line First. The lurgy has visited itself upon my house, and we’ve all been laid low. Probably just as well that Week 9 was a quiet week. Anyhoo … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 9

It’s Monday, which means it must be time for another round of Last Line First! Thank you to everyone who participated last week. It’s been a delight to read your stories. Welcome to all the new folk who joined us … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 8

Hello, and welcome to Week 8 of Last Line First – the low-pressure, low-reward weekly and week-long flash-fiction challenge. We didn’t have many entries last week, but that matters not. As long as there are a few of you finding … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 7

Good morning from the chilly-but-sunny south of England! Welcome to Week 7 of Last Line First, a weekly and week-long, low-pressure flash-fiction challenge. Pour yourself the drink of your choice, pull up your favourite chair, have a read of last … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 6

Hello and welcome to another round of Last Line First. How did we get to Week 6 already? Your last line prompt this week is from Killing to Save by Paul. I picked it as my favourite because it’s short and … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 5

Good morning/afternoon/evening! Welcome to week five of Last Line First. It was really hard to pick a favourite last line this week as there were so many great openers to choose from. I did eventually manage to settle on one … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 4

Hello and welcome! It’s week four of Last Line First. I wonder what stories will surface this time around. Your last line prompt this week is from Fairground Initiation by Denise Sparrowhawk. I picked it as my favourite because it’s short, … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 3

Greetings, and welcome to Week 3 of Last Line First! This week’s last line prompt is from The Last of the Battle Queens by Nat Newman. I picked it as my favourite because when used as a first line, it … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 2

Hello, and welcome to Week 2 of Last Line First! In the spirit of flash-fiction, I’m going to keep this brief. Thank you to everyone who participated last week. It was great to have you aboard for our maiden voyage. … Continue reading

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#LastLineFirst – A #FlashFiction Challenge: Week 1

Hello, and welcome to the first ever Last Line First! Last Autumn, I ran a flash-fiction workshop in which I asked attendees to write a piece of flash using as their first line the last line of an existing short story. … Continue reading

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