Helen Yendall is running a flash fiction competition. She only wants 100 words and she's given you five of them to help you get started (one of them is kettle). The first prize is a £25 Amazon voucher, plus oodles of glory.
If you'd like a few tips on writing flash fiction, take a look here.
And if you'd like to read a piece of my flash fiction, take a look here. (It was published because I was a runner up in a competition I blogged about a while ago.)