January 2017 Flash Fiction Prompts

For the month of January 2017, I used these prompts to inspire a month of flash fiction.

  1. Hangover: Blood Dries and Eyes Open
  2. A dog’s life: The Ninth Step
  3. Crack the spine: To Mother’s Farm
  4. At the bar: Heartbled and Soulrisen
  5. Deodorant: Car Thieves
  6. Conquered: Cigarettes as a Metaphor for Heartbreak
  7. New you: Evidence, Omerta
  8. Daily: Keep Me Good
  9. Deer: Endings
  10. Batman: Chance
  11. Take note: My Dearest Andrew
  12. To read: Gradually, Then Suddenly (12, 13 and 14 combined)
  13. CC: Gradually, Then Suddenly (12, 13 and 14 combined)
  14. Die: Gradually, Then Suddenly (12, 13 and 14 combined)
  15. Shark: The Mariana Trench and Everest
  16. Salt: Just the End of the World and Me
  17. Marker: What Did You Expect From Drugs and Holidays? (17 and 18 combined)
  18. Buoy: What Did You Expect From Drugs and Holidays? (17 and 18 combined)
  19. Stay strong: Today, In Case You Didn’t Know
  20. Planned: Curare
  21. Cut and paste: Landmarks
  22. Virgin: I Will Follow the Teacher (22 and 23 combined)
  23. HB pencil: I Will Follow the Teacher (22 and 23 combined)
  24. Discharge: Push
  25. Kilojoules: Spark
  26. 3057: Drowning
  27. Page by page: Drowning, Part 2
  28. Tomorrow: Near-Death Wish
  29. Love lies: Four Truths, One Lie and One Unspoken Secret, Part 1 (29 and 30 combined)
  30. Numbered: Four Truths, One Lie and One Unspoken Secret, Part 2 (29 and 30 combined)
  31. Thanks Jan: Flash Fiction Prompt Month is Over! (wrap-up post)