A drabble is a short work of fiction of one hundred words in length. The purpose of the drabble is brevity, testing the author’s ability to express interesting and meaningful ideas in a confined space. (Source)

Based on the above definition, we host a weekend event for drabble writing on our Facebook page.

Event details:
1. A picture is worth a 100 words, so pen your story (fiction/non-fiction) based on a picture prompt (in exactly 100 words, nothing more and nothing less). Check the word limit here:

2. Top 5 stories shared as comments on the thread will be showcased separately (previously published works will not be considered)

3. The event will be announced every Saturday at 8 a.m. IST and will remain open till Sunday at 8 p.m. IST.

4. Results of the event shall be declared on the subsequent Monday at 8 p.m. IST

5.  Do tag your other writer friends at the event. The more the merrier, you see! Have fun!!!

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