Peirene Press are running a flash fiction competition on their Facebook page which you may check out here. Entrants must submit a story of no more than 30 words on the subject of Cake.
I haven’t written any fiction in a long time but decided to give it a go anyway. This is what I came up with.
The cake had cost more than her second-hand dress; it fell like a rock.
Her bridesmaid crawled from the car, sparkling now with bloodied glass.
His injuries were life changing.