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)

Kevin Jorgeson & Tommy Caldwell in conversation at Copperfield’s tonight. #ThePush pic.twitter.com/70CKlXrtPf

After #ThePush does he say "are you gonna move me" to the woman who seemingly called him out?! twitter.com/stevekopack/st…

Just so #trump - bullied his way up front and then had no idea what to do when he got there- #ThePush is a metaphor for his #Presidency twitter.com/stevekopack/st…

Update! Kevin Jorgeson will be joining Tommy Caldwell at Montgomery Village tonight: ow.ly/i99B30bWsZD #ThePush

Climbing out and drying her wings, the tooth fairy grins. She's heard this about mining: it's far more rewarding than waiting. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from @goosefat101 is 'climbing out'.

.@Outdoor_Journal interviews @tommycaldwell1 on #THEPUSH, his writing process, where the title came from, and more! outdoorjournal.com/uncategorized/…

Some moments shape us more than others. Photo @coreyrichproductions #THEPUSH. Book tour continues tonight in... fb.me/3WiJpgtJ1

"Early on I was learning that risk and recklessness are two entirely different things"- @tommycaldwell1 in #ThePush

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

Had the honor of meeting #rockclimbing legend @tommycaldwell1 He's an epic #storyteller & amazing human. Grab a copy of #thePush now! pic.twitter.com/Vo2QoGMTfn

Went to @PatagoniaSF to hear @tommycaldwell1 tonight, it was great. I can't wait to read his book! #ThePush pic.twitter.com/2DZmKLePG5

@VikingBooks #ThePush sweepstakes ends 5/26 @ 10:59pm ET. Enter for a copy of THE PUSH, La Sportivas, & other @tommycaldwell1 approved gear! twitter.com/VikingBooks/st…

Climber and newly minted author @tommycaldwell1 visits us in Montgomery Village next Thursday, May 25 for a free event #ThePush pic.twitter.com/lrtJDFZcns

Tommy Caldwell is live on @KQEDForum right now: kqed.org/radio/listen/ #ThePush twitter.com/KQEDForum/stat…

"I'm sorry," whispers the tooth fairy. "I know I'm meant to wait. But I get paid on commission: I need your teeth now." #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush is 'sorry'... because @goosefat101 and I are sorry we've been too busy to set the theme lately!

Climber @tommycaldwell1 visits us in Montgomery Village this Thurs. RSVP for 10% off his book #ThePush at the event: bit.ly/2re5mO7 pic.twitter.com/i8cBtHUCMc