Ends in 12 hours, 25 minutes

$2.80 USD

This is NOT a contest. There are no prizes. It’s a creative challenge. We’ll publish every submission that tickles our fancy. And we’ll do that as the submissions roll in. We’re not waiting until after the deadline to publish. When our deadline has come and gone, we’ll repeat the challenge with different sentences.

WHAT TO DO: You MUST USE ONLY ONE of the three sentences below to END your short story or poem. (What you do with the rest of your piece is totally up to you. Be inventive. Be unexpected. Surprise us with your creativity.)

CHOOSE ONLY ONE OPTION BELOW:

EITHER 

USE THIS SENTENCE TO END YOUR STORY OR POEM:

She left squelch-muddy bootprints on the virgin-white carpet.

OR 

USE THIS SENTENCE TO END YOUR STORY OR POEM:

I blasted myself cleanpink and stepped onto the balcony to dry in the wind.

OR

USE THIS SENTENCE TO END YOUR STORY OR POEM:

When the tech unplugged me, I felt a surge of regret.

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