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Weekend Writing Prompt #50 – Evergreen – The Evergreen was Timeless.

Prose Challenge – Write a story with a word limit of 125 words on the theme of ‘timelessness’. As kids the evergreen was timeless. We pushed through the thick canopy, carved labyrinths between the trucks of trees awash with greenery. … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt #226 – What’s in a Name?

10 Book titles: ACTUAL book titles – and your mission is to read the list, stop long enough from your gut splitting laughter, compose yourself, then choose a few from the list – and write: write the “jacket blurb” – … Continue reading

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April 20: Flash Fiction Challenge – Emily’s Navel

April 20, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a navel story. It can include a belly-button, feature an omphalos (geological or cultural), or extend to navel-gazing (used in meditation or to describe excessive self-contemplation). Go where … Continue reading

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Writing Prompt #202 “It’s All in the Title” – The Washbasin

The Washbasin It all starts with the door slamming The key turning, that definite click and jangle of keys The heavy steps walking away. I’ve spent the day in the clinic, I keep telling them the washbasin is weird, There’s … Continue reading

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February 9: Flash Fiction Challenge – The Rainbow

February 9, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about a rainbow in a puddle. Is it a silver lining of sorts or a false reflection? Think about what it might mean or convey. Simple … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #80 –August 11th Making Sense of Nonsense – Special Delivery

“Dear Mr. Gumpsion,” read the note. “A kilo of your best Fine Fossimax. Please deliver without delay.” Signed Amy Marble. 46 Grimace Street. Mr. Gumpsion looked again at the note. It had been a long time since he had heard … Continue reading

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Sunday June 5 2016 Writing Prompt: lighten up! Resume

This week’s task: REWRITE YOUR RESUMÉ in a new light.    Name: Thomas Summers Address: 16 Fairy Tale Avenue, Fernville, NSW Australia. Life Experience: Born: 30th October 1953, he was very young at the time. Age 0 – 5 Toilet … Continue reading

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