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Sat Sep 03, 2011 5:30 am
Iggy says...

What exactly is flash fiction?

... /feels like a total noob.
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Sat Sep 03, 2011 5:35 am
Firearris says...

As far as I know, flash fiction are really short/brief stories. I think they are technically 1000 words or less, but I usually see them under 700 or under 500 words.
[Griffinkeeper] 10:45 pm: The guard appears "We have weasels now!"
[Firearris] 10:45 pm: askes the guard for the weasel!
[Griffinkeeper] 10:45 pm: The guard gives Firearris the Weasel.
[Firearris] 10:46 pm: aquires the weasel and renames it "Cat"

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Lava says...

Ans sometimes you can see flash fiction in the 100-250 words range also! ^^
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