Short Stories

Coming Out Simulator 2014

Maybe it's a need to tell my personal story. Maybe I wanted to make an artsy narrative game. Maybe it's narcissism. But either way, the #Nar8 Game Jam finally gave my an excuse (and a deadline) to create my semi-autobiographical storygame, Coming Out Simulator 2014! Here's how it all went…


A Handful Of Storytelling Tips I've Learnt

Five tips, one for each finger, adding up to a handful of storytelling advice. Yes, it's a Top X blog post. Sorry. These are a few random tidbits I've learnt so far from writing one short story per day. Ironically, I had a really hard time writing this list, because…


Let's Lift Poppy Gardner

Nothing To Write #1 - in which I try to flesh out the NTH world by writing a non-canon story within the same dystopic universe. Poppy was never alone. Luckily, she only felt alone. "Introversion," as it was officially classified in the DSM-IX, "doesn't have to be…


Table For Two

Writing Prompt - A person with multiple personality disorder decides to kill themself. "Table for two, please." The waiter leads Lynn over to a cozy corner table, far away from all the other patrons. As per her request. As they walk, she fidgets with a small handwritten letter…


Orange Chicken Yummy Yummy

This is a collaborative experiment, where a bunch of us WritingPrompt writers try to build an exquisite corpse of a story. Part 1 by Darkimus-prime Part 2 by politicalwave Clack. The footsteps got closer. Clack. A distorted silhouette. A box on wheels. A woman. Clack. As he tried to figure…