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The phone rang at 4am

“Hello, who is this?”

“This is your subconscious and this is the call you’ve been expecting. Now when I reach number 1 you have to wake up, 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1.”


© 2012 Michael Yost 3/3

This is the http://www.trifectawritingchallenge.com/ weekend challenge.

This week, you’re all starting with the same 5 words and your task is to turn it in to your own story in only 33 words. The 5 we have given you are NOT to be counted in the 33 words.


The stoop was starting to feel lonely waiting. We were both called in for supper at the same time. It was her sister’s turn to do the dishes. Did she forget our date?

© 2012 Michael Yost 1/27

The first weekend prompt is as follows: write a love story in 33 words.  You are free to interpret that prompt however you wish, but your response must be 33 words exactly.

Read more: http://www.trifectawritingchallenge.com/