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March 14: Flash Fiction Challenge – Chisel.

March 14, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a chisel. Use chisel as a noun or a verb. Think about what might be chiselled, who is chiselling. Be the chisel. Go where … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge – 77 – Woman

Image: Woman – Her Journey Every woman I know has had it tough by virtue of birth. This, of course, is my male perspective on women. I’ve been fortunate in life to have known some very strong and determined women, … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Collage Prompt #44” – Finding Balance

“You’re trying too hard and doing too much,” she said over breakfast one Monday morning. “I’m doing what I need to do,” I replied sipping my coffee, “there’s a deadline to meet, and my boss will be looking at my … Continue reading

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Wordle #120 – Esther Grimalkin

This week’s words: Ether   Grimalkin- an old female cat: an ill-tempered old woman Attic   Dusk Augur- https://www.dictionary.com/browse/augur?s=t Curse Cabal- https://www.dictionary.com/browse/cabal?s=t Zodiac Sign Dripping Tattered Misgiving Strangleweed- The dodder is also known by the folk name “strangleweed” because it wraps itself … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #209 – Rebuild – 7th February

It was just on dawn when she awoke. Beside her, the two boys slept stirring occasionally to grab the blanket that covered them against the night air. Her circumstances had cried her to sleep last night after settling the boys … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing “It’s all in the title” – Eliza Happenstance

Image: Almacon @Deviant Art Choose one or more titles and construct a poem or story around it Voices in Brimstone The Dissonant Heart Wraiths at the Window Secrets Only Children Know The Automaton Who Became Self-Aware The Perils of a … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #208 – Collapse – 31st January –

I watched as he walked from the car to the pathology clinic, request form in hand. It was a routine cholesterol check. I watched in dismay as he collapsed holding onto the shop front as he fell. I jumped from … Continue reading

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