Short Stories

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…


It's Dandy To Be Andy

Writing Prompt - A gender of the human race has long gone extinct due to an unforeseen virus. Now, heterosexuality is a thing of the past and humans reproduce artificially, but today someone realizes they are straight. Baldness. Hemophilia. Colour-blindness. Men always did get the short end of the biological…


Undo

Writing Prompt - Everyone gets a single Do-Over, wherein they go back in time 24 hours. They retain their memories, but nobody else does. Write me a story about someone trying to decide whether or not to use theirs. 23 hours ago, Steve splattered all over the sidewalk. 24 hours…