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.

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

#thepush (regret) every day is a new day to begin again at the end of the day do you have any regrets

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from me and @goosefat101 is 'regret'. Because I really should have gone to bed earlier and eaten less ice cream last night! #AmWriting #WritingCommunity #Prompt

In stock and ready to ship … And here’s the best part, as an added bonus, you get another one absolutely positively free … all you have to do is pay … #ConverStory #ThePush #vss365 #part #BraveWrite #wipwordsearch

The demoness slipped through the halls of his home, another shadow in the darkness. Pictures of his smiling wife, his happy children. It would be a #bonus to eat his heart and free the innocent of his casual cruelty. #vss #ThePush #horror #darkfantasy

I'd heard about the family that had moved into the cottage, and I'd prepared a trail through for the woods. I thought they only had one child - both Hansel and Gretel appearing was a bonus for the pot. #vss #ThePush #AStoryADay

#ThePush it was his Christmas bonus something he never counted on & so he had given it away as he did every year little knowing the lives he touched or all the tears he had saved from alone count 181 #poetry #WritersPost #micropoetry #poetrycommunity

Today's #vss theme for #ThePush from me and @goosefat101 is 'bonus'. Because we've nearly finished The Family Tree Christmas Special... keep an eye on @familytreepod for details next month! #AmWriting #WritingCommunity #Prompt #tftpod

"I've never seen anything #vanish like that," Mack says, staring into the forest. Spirals of mist are the only proof the creature had been there. "Has to be the reason no one has caught a sasquatch," I whisper back, pretty sure I can see a dark outline watching us. #vss #ThePush

#vss #ThePush He wondered what it'd take to make him #vanish. Not just move away, leave the city, the country, or the planet. Not just die either. No. He wanted this guy literally vaporized, turned into elementary particles, never to be anything resembling a human again. #prompt

#ThePush she was the one memory that would not vanish into the night rather she would haunt with every hello I heard & shatter me when it was a smile on another soul count 158 #poetry #WritersPost #micropoetry #poetrycommunity

I vanish. I reappear. I vanish again. It's a useful distraction. They don't pay attention to all the policies the courts let through while I'm dazzling them. #vss #ThePush #AStoryADay