Why am I interested in short stories?

Flash Art

Who can paint summer in fifty brushstrokes and three colors? Brushes and palettes clattered throughout the warehouse, artists bent on a challenge beyond mind-numbing portraits and caricatures. It didn't pay the rent, but it kept us sharp.

Hours passed. Still a blank canvas. The judges grew impatient. "The competition's only until three." I took no notice. Someone won. I don't know who.

Alone in a warehouse. Brush on paper - a broad, confident stroke. I smiled.

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