Week 1 – Story 35 by @howliet and Anonymous

STORY NUMBER: 35 PROMPT PROVIDER: Anonymous AUTHOR: @howliet TITLE: Untitled “FUCK YOU. FUCKING, FUCKING, FUCKING, FUCK YOU, YOU BASTARD.” It achieved, really very little, to scream and rage at the heavens, like an over-acted am-dram Lear; but in some small way it...

Week 1, Story 22 – @stefmowords & @danielmbase

While some #SFSwap prompts (I’m looking at you, ‘Alien Booze’) leave enormous room for interpretation, others are highly specific – such as this one from @danielmbase. And while author @stefmowords may have followed the brief to the letter,...

Week 1, Story 19 – @aspeed & @GinBroguesHats

PULP! PULP! PUUUULP! RULES STALIN adores a good pulp story, and this little treat by @aspeed and @ginbrogueshats could be right out of a 1960s paperback. I can almost see the cover; a man with immaculate hair and a jaw like an anvil, fighting off waves of crabs with...

Week 1, Story 9 – @tambourine & @Lydnicholas

If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure of a feeling of deep unease. Here’s a great prompt from @lydnicholas that got exactly the sort of story I was hoping it would, courtesy of @tambourine. What follows is subtle and playful, with some eerie turns...