Monday’s One-Minute Fiction: Week of January 15

Rise and shine! I know. You’re bummed that it’s Monday already. (Where did the weekend go?) But I’ve got a challenge to motivate you out of that warm bed, and to get your mind moving fast this early morning. 😉

Monday’s One-Minute Fiction challenges you to write a complete micro-fiction piece in, you guessed it, one minute, no more, no less, based on the prompt provided! Of course, you can come back to edit for grammar & spelling, but the story itself must be written in a minute.

Do you follow Song Lyric Sunday on This Thing Call Life One Word At A Time? For the month of January, I’m taking a little inspiration from Helen’s lovely challenge. This Sunday’s theme was “natural disasters.” Whether the disaster is natural, personal, political, etc., they all have one thing in common. They leave you spinning. So, with that being said, here is your prompt…


Now it’s time for the rules. I don’t have many, because we all know rules are no fun, but here are the basic logistics for each challenge:

  • Write your story in one minute. (Use a stop watch to keep yourself honest. 😉 )
  • Post it to your blog and tag it #1MinFiction.
  • Link it back to this prompt post.

I’m also partnering with Marquessa at Simply Marquessa to bring you #1MinFiction and her challenge, #LyricalFictionFriday. Be sure to stop by her blog this Friday for more fun prompts (and to build an awesome playlist too! 😉 )

Now, let’s get writing, shall we? And…

Ready . . .

Set . . .


7 thoughts on “Monday’s One-Minute Fiction: Week of January 15

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  2. Reblogged this on Simply Marquessa and commented:
    It’s a WHIRLWIND out there. Maybe for you it’s a busy life and for me, this weekend’s snowstorm was like being in a whirlwind! Anyways, that’s the theme this week for One Minute Fiction so put your thinking caps on and get to writing!
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