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Wordle #174 – Peter Pester

This weeks words and phrases: turn signal Corrupt Pester swain [a young lover or suitor|a country youth] gibbous moon [any moon that appears more than half lighted but less than full is called a gibbous moon. The word gibbous comes from a root word that means hump-backed] … Continue reading

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First Line Friday -October 13th, 2017 – Crapsville.

Your line for this week is: The autumn chill descended over the town and with it came rot and ruin.  It was a seasonal thing for the town of Crapsville. The locals came to accept their town was crap, and … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #141 – Unicorn – 12/10/17

“You can’t train them you know,” said Miss Marble to Miss Monty. “They are more than a horse with a horn on its head. Despite what mythology tells you Miss Monty unicorns are the most contrary of creatures.” The youthful … Continue reading

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Bonus Wordle – Shakespearian Style – Much Ado About Something

This week’s fabulously challenging wordle comes with thanks to Cressida de Nova: bough distils [*alternate spelling of distills] Owls musk [a strong-smelling reddish-brown substance that is secreted by the male musk deer for scent-marking and is an important ingredient in … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt #223 – Maggie Allcock.

This week we are asked to use this sonnet as an inspiration for our writing response.   Sonnet XVI by Pablo Neruda I love the handful of the earth you are. Because of its meadows, vast as a planet, I … Continue reading

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Music Prompt #13: Snow Patrol – “Run” #musicchallenge #amwriting #music

This week’s prompt: Snow Patrol’s “Run”     “Even if you cannot hear my voice I’ll be right beside you dear”   He lay in the bed beside her feeling the devastation of the moment. He felt ashamed, less a … Continue reading

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Saturday Mix – Same Same But Different, 7 October 2017

Same Same But Different Your ‘Same Same But Different’ task is to take the five challenge words and NOT use them in your writing. That’s right, you need to dig out your thesaurus and find a synonym for each word … Continue reading

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