Monthly Archives: August 2015

Six Word Story – An Apology

I’m so sorry to everyone who has entered this week’s six word story challenge, I am on holiday in a place that’s allergic to wifi. I can’t access all of your wonderful entries yet but as soon as I can … Continue reading

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Weekly Six Word Story Challenge

Welcome to the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. A new prompt will be posted every Saturday morning at 9am GMT for you to interpret in any way the muse grabs you. Today’s prompt is:

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It’s All About Tightening

I have set myself a challenge this week to revisit some of my older fiction pieces and tighten them. Some of you may have realised I have a tendency towards verbosity, I can quite happily use five words where two … Continue reading

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Passion

  His obsession. Her mistake. Their funeral.   In response to A Hopelessly Wandering Mind’s six word story challenge.

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And the winner is……

The phone lines are closed. The votes have been counted and verified. I can now announce that the winner of the inaugural Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge is:

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Weekly Six Word Story Challenge

Welcome to the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. This is a new feature I will be running every week, beginning today. A new prompt will be posted every Saturday morning at 9am GMT for you to interpret in … Continue reading

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Six Word Story Challenge

I usually take part in these challenges on Twitter when they are posted by the likes of Tablo Publishing and Kelsye Nelson but when I saw they ran on WordPress too, I jumped at the chance. 

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Community Service

I have chosen a writing prompt from The Daily Post today which read: Your entire community – however you define that; your hometown, your neighbourhood, your family, your colleagues – is guaranteed to read your blog tomorrow. Write the post you’d like … Continue reading

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Liebster Award Nomination

I have been nominated THREE times for the Liebster award this week. Can you believe that? Three of you wonderful, intelligent, insightful bloggers have thought enough of my little blog to nominate it. I am all astonishment.

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Hands up Extroverted Writers – Anyone?

Following on from yesterday’s theme of sharing some of my favourite people to stalk, I thought I would share a particular blog that I find hilarious. I didn’t include it in yesterday’s post as I couldn’t think of a suitable one liner … Continue reading

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