Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Drabblerotic Animal Magnetism - Q is for Quail m/m - #AtoZChallenge 2016

Welcome to FB3X Drabblerotic 2016.
A to Z Challenge 2016

This post contains adult themes
The Way Drabblerotic Works

it's really very simple. We'll write a drabble every day inspired by our word of the day and we want you to be inspired too, just write :). Our theme this year is
Animal Magnetism
And we're being inspired by the fauna of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Our word today is
Q is for Quail.

Contains adult themes,
or language
Wet My Lips (m/m, PG13, Fantasy)
by Sophie Duncan

Author's Note

I had to look up details of the quail in the wild, because the only thing I knew about them is that they taste good! And when I saw that their call is equated to 'wet my lips', that just spoke volumes to me :)

Zen stood in front of his Nuk, his mouth dry, his heart beating ten to the dozen, and hot and cold sensations running up and down his spine. The look of mildly amused confusion on Nuk’s dark-eyed face was not helping matters and the words just wouldn’t come out of Zen’s mouth. He found himself focusing down on the slightly open-mouthed, damp-lipped smile that was asking him what was going on.

Nuk had such full lips, often moving to offer a quip, or laugh, but not now: he had to suspect. Nothing else for it, Zen leant forward and kissed.


To see all the entries in Drabblerotic, check out the list at the bottom of this post.

A drabble is a work of 100 words exactly. Flash fiction is a work of up to 500 words. Both may be submitted to Drabblerotic.

So What Can You Write? The simple answer is - anything! Our work here on FB3X will be erotically themed. but feel free to take the inspiration any way you want to, fiction, fanfiction, non-fiction, meta, any genre you want to write, since variety is the spice of life!

To those struck by inspiration (and no you don't have to be a professional writer to join in, anyone can embrace their inner author):
  • Below you will find a chance to join in Drabblerotic in the form of a linked list
    • Write a drabble/flash fiction inspired by the word of the week.
    • Post the fiction to your own blog, social media, or website 
    • Then insert a link into the linked list to that drabble/flash fiction for everyone to find (A hint of the genre of your drabble/flash fiction in the title of your post would be appreciated.), e.g. A Little Bit of Fun (PG, Science Fiction)
    • To encourage your friends to join in and hence cascade the fun, you can also add the list into your own post by copying the code.
  • OR you can just write us something in the comments :)
    For folks who enjoy reading drabbles/flash fiction: you can then peruse Drabblerotic to your heart's content :).

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    1. Great use of quail - the wet my lips thing would have been too good an opportunity to miss!

    2. I never knew that about the birds' call! Interesting. And nice installment.
      Awakening Dreams and Conquering Nightmares with a Pen
      Have a lovely day!

    3. Such a tender introspective moment caught in detail perfectly.
      Of course I want to know how Nuk responded to the kiss.