What is #thepush?

Micropoetry | Haiku | Gogyohka | Tanka | Senryu | Twaiku | 1-6 lines | 3-10 words

On twitter you may find micropoetry & prose tagged with the twitter hashtag #thepush. The ‘thepush’ is a weekly hashtag word game run by Dave Pickering. He posts a daily prompt on his twitter feed @goosefat101, and followers response with a very short story.

Here are the latest ‘thepush’ very short stories live from twitter. Twitter hastag: #thepush (some tweets below may not be poems)

Ain't no giving up fam... we've come too far. #thepush 🌷

The diary fluttered its pages to catch her attention. It was excited. It had finally managed to breed whole extra weeks. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush is 'diary'. Because @goosefat101 and I are planning Season 2 of @familytreepod.

- Character is fate ─ We’ve heard it a million times & keep on praying. - #ThePush (character) #haiku #micropoetry #senryu #mpy #3lines

Sam refuses to name his story characters. He knows what happens when you do; leaping out of exercise books is just the start. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush is 'character'. Because we're on our way to our first new character meeting for Season 2 of @familytreepod

So @jadamthwaite (& anyone else into #vss) today's #ThePush story in a tweet theme is: Character

Because it's rush hour, no one notices. Everyone wants to get home; the roads are busy. I slip through the portal unseen. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush is 'rush hour'. Because poor @goosefat101 has had to suffer it today (we're normally very fortunate!)

The clairvoyant hired to contact Hecate screamed and started to shake. The witch & acolyte exchanged a glance. Expensive, but good #ThePush

They say that since the invasion, the only source of food is their shakes, but I heard they sell our produce to the aliens. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from @goosefat101 is 'shake', which I think may refer to the windows shaking in the wind...

Sometimes the best response is no response and a whole lot of self empowerment. 🌷 #thepush

A nudge. Nothing. A shake. No change. I lifted you, limp. Eyes heavy. Limbs like weights. I held you close. Called for help. #thepush #vss

So @jadamthwaite (& anyone else into #vss) today's #ThePush story in a tweet theme is: Shake

Stay focused, keep grinding, and stay positive and everything will work out. #thepush 🌷

Everyone celebrating and party in full swing while #thepush continued the second half of a fantastic day. What a cracking atmosphere pic.twitter.com/axKyXMjxrR