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)

Sel visited him on his death bed,although he had been a monster of a husband.She baked him his favourite meat #pie.He was surprised to see her, and happily ate a big slice.She bade him a final farewell and as she left said, “you just ate your beloved cat Mo” #vss #thepush

Every point of view (POV) emerged as in a purge from the books in the #library. Once free to mingle and morph, they would not return to their novels, no matter how it was going to end #vss #thepush

@BoilerFootball You’re a go. I only have one @ x900 but we’ll move forward. Contact OK. My desire you come back on as a line bet higher than the x150 field. They should put you on the x5000 and we OWN the win, Me Love You Long Time - #ThePush youtube.com/watch?v=Pl3KNq…

Today’s #vss theme for #ThePush from me and @goosefat101 is ‘library’. Because that’s on today’s to-do list.

Today’s #vss theme for #ThePush from me and @goosefat101 is ‘pie’. Because I finished the apple and blackberry pie last night...

“We need to make a list of must-haves for our democracy.Shape it wisely,don’t give them too much,keep a tight rein.Make them think they are in control,that their votes count,but don’t give them real choice.Always stay connected with me,and never let on I exist #thepush

With a world-line paying scant regard to the normal conventions of physics, the time traveller certainly had a unique perspective on the interconnectedness of everything. But they could never grasp the unfolding of a life through time and the pain of connection. #ThePush #vss

Today’s #vss theme for #ThePush from me and @goosefat101 is ‘connected’... because we finally have internet again!