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)

I finally stop driving when I run out of petrol. I've no idea where I am. I allow myself a sigh of relief. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush is 'driving', which has been the theme of @goosefat101's trip (he's just returned!)

@cooch34 more 12 hour days getting paid for 8. #thepush

The gorilla kept his poker face as the chimps tried to communicate with humans. He could use BSL fluently. If he felt like it. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush is 'gorilla'. I think @goosefat101 would agree this a fitting theme (one featured on his travels today!)

When he's preoccupied with gifts, the reindeer plan an escape: when the stable doors open on Christmas Eve, they'll be free. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush is 'preoccupied', which @goosefat101 and I have been for the last few days - sorry about that!

If you want to be terrified of riding the NYC subway, be sure & watch this short film I did!!! #ThePush vimeo.com/142515416

The snowfall covered his footprints. She never knew he'd been. #vss #ThePush

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from @goosefat101 is 'snowfall'. I *guess* that's what you could call what happened out there today...

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