The project kind of died a little, but I think I'll revive it and work on the drabbles here and there.
In case you don't know, a drabble is a story that's one hundred words or shorter. I was aiming for all of mine to be exactly one hundred words.
Here's one of the ones I wrote before the long hiatus:
Only In Italian
I didn’t do it on purpose, but I once told a renaissance painter what Venus was really like.
I was tired of him gushing about how it was the planet of love, so I told him that it was a planet with acid rains, a choking atmosphere and a molten surface that resurfaced every five
hundred million years.
He sat there and thought for a moment before turning to me and saying, “that sounds about right.”