Monthly Archives: October 2014

Crossing Over

This is in response to Six Word Challenge “Don’t look down!” Pulsating, he teetered.

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Killing For Sport (Shia LaBeouf)

APOLOGIES and sorrys and excuses to anyone who has been furious about my lack of recent activity here (he whispers into the wind). Inspired by Writing101, I’m trying to shuffle some things together to get ready for NaNoWriMo, which may or … Continue reading

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The Long Cut

This assignment is in response to Point of View, Writing101   I WAS sitting there waiting on Stavros when I heard her screaming something out of a window towards her back garden. Couldn’t hear what she said, but it sure was … Continue reading

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Snow, White, and the Psychotic Captain

The assignment is in response to Freewriting, Writing101.   I’ve written before about the empty white space, about the fear of bespoiling it. It’s a perfect landscape of freshness, unadulterated, clean. When you wake up, look out the window at … Continue reading

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In The Garden

This assignment is in response to Style, Writing101   AND it came to pass that he walked in the gardens many hours, and came upon the reptile house. And once inside the house, he looked upon the contents therein, and … Continue reading

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Daddy Long Legs

This assignment is in response to Voice, Writing101 I’LL admit to being a little more idealistic when I was a student than I am nowadays. I was a bit of a hippy, to be frank. And this was the 2000s, … Continue reading

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Skuytercliff

This assignment is in response to Letter Writing, Writing101. February 12th 1873, Skuytercliff Dear Husband, Allow me to offer my most profuse apologies for the condition of this letter. The vellum I found in the bureau here was dried out and … Continue reading

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A Little Rain

This assignment is in response to Foreshadowing, Writing101. ON a remarkable day that midsummer it was about as hot as a baker’s oven and as the sun sucked itself up to full heat it was just about then, as she … Continue reading

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What I’m Saying

This assignment is in response to Dialogue, Writing101.   He flips over to the next glossy page and studies it it in appreciation. ‘Amazing!’ he says. ‘What’s that?’ She looks up from her phone. ‘Amazing, these photos. Did you know … Continue reading

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