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What do you see # 12- January 13th, 2020

Image credit; Flickr This is my good side, Can I take you for a ride? I’m priceless and unique. See the sparkles in my mane? Pure gold, So I’ve been told. There is no other like me, Soon all that … Continue reading

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Tuesday Photo Challenge – Focus

The challenge for you is to take focus into your preferred direction. There are many ways that you can take this: in focus, out of focus, a look of focus on someone’s face, you name it! Let your creative minds … Continue reading

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A New Prompt

Teresa has thrown open a new prompt with the opener: “Take a trip down memory lane and share your best vacation/trip/holiday memory.” My best vacation has to be our honeymoon to Amsterdam in 1991. At 35 (minus 2 days) it … Continue reading

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March 14: Flash Fiction Challenge

Details of the weekly Carrot Ranch 99 word challenge and how to participate can be found here: https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/12307624/posts/2207000899 March 14, 2019, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a chisel. Use chisel as a … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #183 – Making Sense of Nonsense – Grartor

Thanks to Michael, we are into nonsense again this week (I like these!). https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/19271780/posts/1952882480 Imagine you open your mail and discover the above invitation. Weave a tale in which you explore what a Grartor party might be. ‘Have you got … Continue reading

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Time To Write: Sentence Starter 37

Click below for details of how to partake in Rachel’s challenge https://rachelpoli.com/2018/08/03/time-to-write-sentence-starter-37-creative-writing-prompt/ It was her first day of High School. No longer considered a child, she was growing up and she was excited. Carefully she applied her make-up. Mum had … Continue reading

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Sunday Whirl: Wordle #362

Here is the selection this week: Join in and link up here The heart faltered, the time to pass was approaching. In the mind, the picture of a lake surrounded by a quilt of scented pines beckoned, a peaceful place with happy … Continue reading

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First Line Friday: July 20th, 2018

Your line for this week is: The wedding loomed closer and all Tay could do was think of storm clouds. It was the usual nightmare, what started off as a quiet intimate wedding had been steam rollered by his future … Continue reading

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July 19: Flash Fiction Challenge

July 19, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about Fannie Hooe. Although she is a legend in the Kewenaw, feel free to go where the prompt leads. https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/12307624/posts/1930503309 Fannie’s game of hide’n’seek had gone … Continue reading

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Time to Write : 20th July

You can join in with Rachel’s creative writing challenge below: https://rachelpoli.com/2018/07/20/time-to-write-preparation-creative-writing-prompt/ ‘Don’t forget to check your seat belt.’ ‘Right.’ ‘And make sure he’s strapped in too.’ ‘OK.’ ‘Make a big thing about checking your rear view mirror, adjusting it slightly … Continue reading

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