Three-Minute Fiction: Check In The winner of the latest round of our three-minute fiction contest will be announced Sunday. Listeners sent in nearly 4,000 short stories this round. Each story had to include these four words: plant, button, trick and fly.

Three-Minute Fiction: Check In

Three-Minute Fiction: Check In

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The winner of the latest round of our three-minute fiction contest will be announced Sunday. Listeners sent in nearly 4,000 short stories this round. Each story had to include these four words: plant, button, trick and fly.

GUY RAZ, host:

We're a day away from announcing the winner of the latest round of our Three-Minute Fiction contest. You sent us nearly 4,000 short stories this round. Each one had to include these four words:

Ms. ANN PATCHETT (Author): Plant, button, trick, fly.

RAZ: That's our judge this round, novelist Ann Patchett. To hear Ann read the winning story and to hear what happened to those four words, tune in tomorrow same time same place.

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