Prompt: “Is that a tank?” Word Limit: 200 words “Hey Spotter, see anything?” Vera had been stuck at this far-flung outpost for three weeks, and every day she would ask Spotter this question in the hopes of something exciting. “Hmm, there’s a bit of a blip on the horizon. Can’t really make it out right … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Is that a tank?
A/N: I had a lot of fun writing this prompt so I hope you all like it. As per usual you can find Tim's work here. Prompt: Soldier of love Word Limit: 250 words This was terrible, the fields were peppered with bodies and the wildflowers dyed red with blood. Grey clouds blotted out the … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Soldier of love
A/N: Sorry if my writing is a little incoherent this week and for this being much shorter than the word limit, I currently have a cold but am committed to getting out my regular posts. Check out Tim’s work here. Prompt: War in heaven Word Limit: 200 words It was chaos, the gardens were on … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: War in Heaven
A/N: Tried a different take for this one, if it's not obvious the story is from an Ant's perspective. Check out Tim's work here. Prompt: The Bug War Word Limit: 242 words Elena was scared, the raids had been going on for weeks now. The tunnel systems were being flooded, trapping workers. And food rations … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: The Bug War
A/N: For this Wednesday I specifically asked Tim to make my prompt war themed, in honour of it being ANZAC Day. You can check out Tim's work here. Prompt: Fallen Hero Word Limit: 200 Words The roar of gunfire blocks out all other sounds, and the explosions of debris make one blind. All is a … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Fallen Hero
Prompt: The war is over Word Limit: 100 words My blade slices through neck after neck as the roar of gunfire resounds across the battlefield. One enemy after another, they fall. I continue on even as the sounds of gunfire fade away. “ROSS, ROSS! STOP, STOP!” As my blade buries itself into the next enemy’s … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: The war is over
A/N: I've been super busy today, had a martial arts grading and did a lot of baking so this is a bit late and done on my phone. *Oriflamme: any flag, banner, or standard, especially onethat serves as a rallying point or symbol. The oriflamme flaps in the wind as Septimus waits for the cavalry … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Oriflamme
Prompt: ‘Is it safe?’ Word Limit: 150 words Everything was quiet, no more explosions could be heard above. Yet the silence seemed more terrifying, after days of hearing only the cacophony of battle. In the bunker the people shivered, it was so cold, there was no heating, but they dared not leave. Then there was … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Is It Safe?
*lionhearted: exceptionally courageous or brave War comes for us all, whether you want it to or not. The tides of war overcome all barriers and tendril out to consume everything in their path. So comes the choice to march forward and face what comes or to cower at home, hoping in vain you will not … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Lionhearted
Prompt: ‘I can’t believe you, and I don’t want to’ Word Limit: 300 words The battlefield is bathed in blood; Iris is separated from her fellow soldiers, the enemy still numbers in the hundreds. Yet Iris will not concede, she charges through the enemies with her spear. She will not fall, not here, not today. … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: I can’t believe you