Congratulations to Aidan Fritz for winning last week's Friday Prediction with his stark elven chiller Mörkt Alven and to runner-up William Davoll for the frank and disturbing The Lie.
Time to lay my hands on the old book... This week's three words are:
Hmmn; that combination evokes something dark in in my gut. What does it do for you?
The rules are: 100 words max flash fiction or poetry using all of the words above. Please add your entries in the Comments box below. You have all week until 9pm UK time Thursday 30 December to enter.
Winner will be announced next Thursday or Friday. If you can, please tweet about your entry, using the #fridayflash hashtag, and blog if you feel like it.
So be inspired, and in the meantime eat, drink and be merry to your heart's content. Have a good one.