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Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers – The Museum Visit.

Image : Fandango As the tour group reached the end of their museum visit the guide stopped at the final exhibit. “This exhibit is from the early 21st Century and is an example of the primitive lifestyle of the time. … Continue reading

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WRITESPIRATION #125 52 WEEKS IN 52 WORDS WEEK 30 – Pie

Sacha’s #Writespiration prompt this week is Pie Mum made a tasty apple pie. She set it on the window ledge. The aromas were teasing. Every beast for miles came to investigate and claim the pie as their own. Mum sat … Continue reading

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Moral Mondays: “Money is the root of all evil”

Greedy Girl fondled her new credit card, took another bite from her chocolate biscuit and thought if I shift this and delay that I can buy this. We can do without this and they can get that next week. I … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Prompt July 10th 2015 a Dutch tale – The Lilies

This week’s Fairy Tale prompt is about “awareness” and “greed” Amanda McWood raised her eyes brows and uttered a low expletive under her breath. Her mother rolled her eyes and found herself worrying once again about her determined daughter. Amanda … Continue reading

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Writing Prompt #102 “Hamartia” – Travis

Hamartia literally means tragic flaw. In stories this flaw often leads to the heroes downfall. We all have traits that complicate our lives, traits that put us in the line of oncoming traffic, traits that lock us into a futile … Continue reading

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Scribe’s Cave Picture Prompt #63 – Ben

Image: c.1900 Chicago. Rush Medical College lecture auditorium What disturbed Ben the most when he awoke was not the crowd standing around him but that he was, where he was. The night before his mother holding a rather large wad … Continue reading

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Fairytale #36 – A Touch of the Grimm

‘You should be thankful for all you have,’ the mother said to her forlorn son. ‘You may not have the latest iPod nor an IPhone but you have food in your belly and a roof over your head.’ The boy … Continue reading

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