Welcome to Flash Fiction Friday and the one hundred and fifty-first piece in this series. This week’s is the sixteenth bunch of 6-word Christmas stories by a variety of authors, together with their 6-word biographies!
by Chong Teck SIM – aspiring Singaporean writer
- Christmas carols warm my soul always.
- Half-eaten dinner. Eggnog. Christmas Eve.
- Falling snow. Happy children. Christmas morning.
- Family reunion. Happy tears. Food. Christmas.
- Opening gifts. Excitement. Laughter. Boxing Day.
- Fresh beginning; Fresh hope: New Year.
by Sal Buttaci finds humor in life
- Santa’s getting too old for this.
- Christmas trees root in the heart.
- Did Mary foresee Baby’s bloody hands?
- Stable beasts hushed at his birth.
- Santa’s Reindeer will not remain nameless.
- God’s Eye? The Star of Bethlehem.
- Christ’s birth delivered God in Person.
- Better not cry, pout, or overspend.
- I heard Santa’s allergic to cookies.
- Scrooge is throwing a Christmas Party.
by Mark K – a writer? Trying hard.
- Santa Claus dead! Reindeers for sale!
- Christmas cancelled after meteor/sleigh collision.
- Ceramic Angel shattered in tree-top fall.
- Reindeer meat banned at Elves’ hotel.
- Overweight Rudolph in thatched roof plunge.
- Vixen envies Donner and Blitzen’s liaisons.
- Lapland Nuclear tests cause grotto meltdown.
- Elves vote to strike: Wrappers required.
- Santa burnt in Christmas chimney fire.
- Rudolph’s demise: cause: severe carrot allergy.
and then three from yours truly… Morgen Bailey, Morgen With an E
- Santa cracks whip. Mrs Santa squeals.
- Blitzen. Cupid. Donner. Tasty kebabs.
- Dancer. Prancer. Show-offs. Vixen blushes.
Thank you, everyone.
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