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)

The witch & acolyte gazed at their cauldron. It had been Hecate's. I feel it's about to speak, the witch often said, all emotional #ThePush

In an emotional moment for the sport of fly-fishing the frog croaked thanks and feasted upon mosquito larvae. #thepush

@MKPryce thank you for a gorgeous brunch @thebrookbistro...loved my fruity pancakes & my nails #ready for anything #thepush #friends 💕 pic.twitter.com/IQ1dhc95k6

- Emotion heats up from the friction of spirit wrestling against flesh. - #ThePush (emotional) #haiku #micropoetry #senryu #mpy #3lines

I say I'm emotional but the truth is the toxins have been released. Soon everyone else will be sniffling. Finally: the end. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from me and @goosefat101 is 'emotional'. Because the last day of Year 6 always is!

The fish was given to the cat. The cat died. No one had the fish. Why was the fish poisoned. The retired Inspector lit his pipe #ThePush

The fish were floating at the surface of the river. It's how we knew. Masks on ready, we unlocked the bunker. It was time. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from @goosefat101 is - for complicated reasons relating to Season 2 of @familytreepod - 'fish'.

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

It's only a sport, but the humans don't know that. We watch them on Earth until we tire of them and send them on to Heaven. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from @goosefat101 is 'sport'. Because I've spent the day on a whole-school trip to see #paraathletics2017!

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

#ThePush There was nothing to get excited about. After all, we meet our soulmates for the first time all the time, right? #vss

tapTapTap toe to floor waiting for theShow the thrills the spills the romance on 'roids tapTapTap before smiling lips #WrittenRiver #ThePush