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Weekend Writing Prompt #57 – Symmetry

The circle of fathers prayed for the salvation of man.   Written for: https://sammiscribbles.wordpress.com/2018/06/02/weekend-writing-prompt-57-symmetry/

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Weekend Writing Prompt #56 – Erosion

Their wedding day arrived amidst expectation, joy and excitement. The pomp and ceremony was carefully planned, the guests like the bride going to great lengths to look their best. Socially it was prestigious to attend. The event went perfectly, no … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #55 – Twaddle

The old man sat at his computer and wondered which form of twaddle he could produce today. For reasons beyond him, his writing had generated an audience. Most of his life had been a nonsense, so he was as the … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #54 – Fountain – in 53 words

Fountain Bubbling away in the old lady’s overgrown backyard not many knew of its existence. They kept the secret to the source of eternal life. The protectors were beneficiaries of its long-lasting qualities. Living forever they decided wasn’t all it … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #53 – Quiescent

His brain had been quiescent for most of his life. Never had an original thought passed through it. So it came as a surprise when he published a novel that shook up the literary world. Praised was lavished upon him, … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #52 – Emergence

Mrs Smithenfdd was an old lady who had it in for us kids. Her overgrown house was between mine and my mate Johnny’s. It was a dark house, the shutters closed and the front door never opened unless Mrs Smithenfdd … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #51 – Raindrops – The First Day of Holidays

Prose Challenge – Write a story on any theme, with an upper limit of 250 words, set in the rain. Jimmy and Johnny sat looking out the window at Jimmy’s house as the rain poured down. It was the first … Continue reading

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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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Weekend Writing Prompt #49 – Random (3)

Prose Challenge – Write a story in 75 words or less that is inspired by the photo prompt and one of the word prompts. Epiphany It was on the road to Morpeth my epiphany occurred. It was as if struck … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #48 – Glimpse – Lester the Bunyip.

Prose Challenge – Write a story in 250 words about something seen out of the corner of the eye.  Choose from one of the following genres: Fantastical – about a fairy or other mythological creature or Horror – about a … Continue reading

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