This one in particular
Write a story, one hundred words or fewer, using these words:
bonus points if you can include this phrase: "Till death us do part."
The winner of that contest was probably the best entry I'd ever seen in a flash fiction contest, and a lot of you agreed with me.
And now, in the comment column today, news from the winner:
PS, four months later.
Thanks again for running this contest, Ms. Reid. I rewrote the story and it just sold to Escape Pod. Yay!
wooo hooooo!!! Congratulations!