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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 59

CHALLENGE “So, you think money is at the root of all evil …..” In a far corner of the betting shop sits the man down on his luck and all but out of cash. It’s time for the last race, … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #16 – Colours

My Uncle Bill was one of those men best described as a colourful character. He lived alone, most of the time, though there was one woman who seemed to answer his call when needed. Most of the time Uncle Bill … Continue reading

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FFfAW Challenge – Week of August 23, 2016 – Grandad’s Fob Watch – Part Two

Grandma often told stories about her life with Grandad. Their honeymoon, “If you could call it that” she’d say was her introduction into his waywardness. They were walking along the beach front when they came across a group of men … Continue reading

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FFfAW – Week of 06-14-2016 – Wake Up!

Standing desolately staring at the wheel on its last spin I was filled with dread at the possible consequences. My last pennies were on number six black and I needed to win just to afford a bus home. Around me … Continue reading

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week#167 – Go Julia Go

This week’s prompt is to make up the conversation that is occurring below. It’s the fifth race that’s got me stumped. Not a winner amongst them Well the winner is there. Yes but which one? It’s a hard game. It … Continue reading

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