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Story Starter #4

Fandango is our host for this and you can find out more and how to join in here This week’s Story Starter teaser is: I’d been planning the perfect vacation for months, but then… she told me she was pregnant … Continue reading

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Story Starter #2

Here we go with another prompt with which to weave a tale: This week’s Fandango’s teaser is: To be clear, what you’re saying is that… It started off as a normal day. The alarm went off, he got up, showered, … Continue reading

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Take Seven 9th July

It’s Friday! Welcome to my Take Seven compilation which incorporates all 21 words (or derivatives) from the Three Things Challenge for the past week. You are most welcome to join in using as many or all of the words too. … Continue reading

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Friday Fictioneers 9th July

Many thanks to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for hosting this weekly photoprompt challenge. Our inspirational picture this week is provided by Sandra Crook. Toby remembered the tree in its prime……….. tall and proud. Sadly it had to go as it was rotten … Continue reading

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What do you see # 89 – July 5, 2021

Sadje is our host for the What Do You See photoprompt. For the visually challenged reader, this image shows an old car parked in snow. The luggage rack on the top of the car has a rubber raft on it. … Continue reading

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I had a dream…………………

No, this is nothing to do with Abba, but it was such a weird and vivid dream, I thought I’d write a piece of fiction about it. She had always loved this dress. It was pale lilac with chiffon layers, … Continue reading

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First Line Friday: July 2, 2021

Dylan Hughes is our host for the First Line Friday challenge, alternating with Jim Adams and his musical challenges. Your line for this week is: I am the monster of every story. and this is our picture prompt I am … Continue reading

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Take Seven 2nd July

It’s Friday! Welcome to my Take Seven compilation which incorporates all 21 words (or derivatives) from the Three Things Challenge for the past week. You are most welcome to join in using as many or all of the words too. … Continue reading

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: 2021: WEEK #26

Roger Shipp is our host for the FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER. You can find out more here Our picture this week is by Timothy Dykes and selected from Unsplash. The frog hopped onto his towel and made eyes … Continue reading

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Friday Fictioneers 2nd July

Rochelle Wisoff-Fields is our host for the Friday Fictioneers photo challenge. You can find out more and join in here This week our prompt is provided by Russell Gayer. “The wheels on the bus go round and round, round and … Continue reading

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