[True story.] An editor once told me (and I paraphrase): "Mr. Warner, you have the knack of turning a novel into a short story. Keep on doing it."
"Classic" 100-Word Stories
Since Friday Flash Fiction began in September 2013, 100-word stories have remained its 'beating heart'.
Normally, 100-word stories are scheduled for 07.00 BST (GMT in the winter) on the following Friday. However, where a large number of stories are due to be published on the same day, we often try to spread them out over a few hours.