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Thursday photo prompt – Scattered #writephoto – Mr Bashyaup

The teacher, Mr Bashyaup, looked down his large roman nose and announced as if a fact of life that my son was a scatterbrain. He informed me in no uncertain terms that my son’s mind was scattered to the four … Continue reading

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August 31: Flash Fiction Challenge – Speller

August 31, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a speller. It can be one who spells or a primer like Lawrence once had. You can deviate from the primary meaning if magic … Continue reading

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June 22: Flash Fiction Challenge – Dumbfounded

June 22, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that involves a dream. This action could have happened while awake, such as daydreaming, or make up a dream when asleep. Go where the prompt leads … Continue reading

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May 11: Flash Fiction Challenge – The Fresh Bread Sandwich

May 11, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about trading. It can be the profession of old or of modern day traders on Wall Street. It can be trading places or lunches at school. … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #111: the lighter side 16.03.17 – Working with the Gifted

image: Gary Larsen, Far Side, School for the Gifted via activehappiness.com Having worked in a gifted school, the students were indeed gifted, and many more gifted than others, including me, but common sense was not always a stand out quality. … Continue reading

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FFfAW Challenge-Week of January 31, 2017 – First Day of School

Image: Jessica Haines It was the first day of school, it was raining, cold and Jess could think of a thousand things she’d rather be doing than going to boring old school. So in protest she decided to take the … Continue reading

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Prompt #1927 First Line of the Week – Liz Walker – A New School Term

The morning sun paved the hall’s hardwood floor in amber light as Adam shoved his lunch into a leather satchel. He tugged his coat off a hanger, and she gave him a kiss. –A Piece of Herself by Liz Walker … Continue reading

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