Monthly Archives: May 2016

Blank – A 500 Word Story

A short story in response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt Blank. *** BLANK I thought it would be easy to think of something to say to her, but there’s nothing. I search my head for casual comments, anything I can … Continue reading

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Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 28th May 2016 – Friday 3rd June 2016 Welcome to the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. For those who have never dropped by before a new prompt is posted every Saturday morning at 9am GMT for you … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

  It’s Friday which means it’s time to announce the winner of the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. This week the prompt was chosen by my ten year old son who wanted you all to believe in luck … Continue reading

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Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 21st May 2016 – Friday 27th May 2016 Welcome to the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. For those who have never dropped by before a new prompt is posted every Saturday morning at 9am GMT for you to … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

Oh the horror! I have loved all the entries into this week’s six word story challenge. You did exactly what I hoped you would do with the duel purpose prompting left you and used it either as a genre or as … Continue reading

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The Writer Who Didn’t Write

“Where have you been?” I hear you ask. “I’ve been here, lurking.” I reply, guilt and doubt swimming about my head. “I just haven’t been writing.” This summarises my recent activity, I’ve been in the background, weaving in amongst your blog … Continue reading

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Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 14th April 2016 – Friday 20th May 2016 Welcome to the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. For those who have never dropped by before a new prompt is posted every Saturday morning at 9am GMT for you … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

How are you feeling today? Are they watching you? Are they conspiring against you? Can you feel them closing in? Your stories would suggest that your characters feel it, they’re a paranoid bunch aren’t they? The worst part is that … Continue reading

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Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 7th April 2016 – Friday 14th May 2016 Welcome to the Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge. For those who have never dropped by before a new prompt is posted every Saturday morning at 9am GMT for you … Continue reading

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And the winner is…

This week’s Six Word Story Challenge was designed to show me what you think of as cruelty. I think the measure of your genius was just how repulsed we all were by your entry. The stories this week really did provoke reactions … Continue reading

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