Wednesday Prompt Smash: Activate The Emergency Beacon

Prompt: “Activate the emergency beacon” Word Limit: 200 words All was quiet on the bridge, warning lights blinked on and off. In the vacuum of space, the craft drifted, a gaping hole in the side. Most of the crew had been lost in the attack, the majority of what remained were asleep in cryo chambers. [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Minor Technicality

Prompt: Minor Technicality Word Limit: 240 words “Whoo! Yes, I am GRADUATING!” Whoohoo, yeah!” Killian woops with joy, as she runs down the dormitory hall. “Only because of a minor technicality.” George trails behind her. “Minor-schminer, who cares if it’s a technicality? I’m GRADUATING!” retorts Killian, not even bothering to turn around. “Yeah, George, who [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Book Burning Ceremony

Prompt: Book Burning Ceremony Word Limit: 350 words “What’s going on here?” Mister Mayo asked as he and his family entered the town square. “Oh, this? This is just our annual book burning ceremony.” Responded one of the cloaked citizens from beside the bonfire in the centre of the square. “Cool,” commented little Tommy Mayo. [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: 20 colonies of mankind

Prompt: 20 colonies of mankind Word Limit: 400 words “All aboard the Centurion, our magnificent cruise will be travelling to all 20 of mankind’s colonies!” “Is it safe Mummy?” “Of course it is sweetie, we’ll be safe on board the centurion and plus humans aren’t that bad.” Hordes of people boarded the Centurion intergalactic spaceship; [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: My Inheritence

Prompt: My Inheritance Word Limit: 250 words Olympia Oramaia cried when her mother died, she cried for days on end. And then when the time for grieving was over she donned her decorative armour and marched to the grand hall. There was a meeting of the council; gods, veterans and oracles. When Olympia walked into [...]