VOTE NOW for the winner of this week’s Six Word Story Challenge!

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Welcome to Thursday and the opening of the vote to decide the winner of the Six Word Story Challenge.

The prompt was set on Saturday morning as usual. All week, you awesome authors have been submitting your six word creations for our reading pleasure – and ultimate judgement.

It’s Thursday so entry to the challenge has closed. Now we vote!

THIS WEEK’S PROMPT WAS Deceiver. Which of the below stories should win the grand prize?* Continue reading

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Practicing Normal by Cara Sue Achterberg. A Stellar Book Review

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Welcome to this month’s edition of The Stellar Review, the place where I eagerly introduce you to indie authors in the hope their works will find a new home on your bookshelf.

This month, I have the pleasure of introducing you to Practicing Normal, the new novel from Cara Sue Achterberg. Continue reading

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Stellar Guest Post by Karen Ingalls on the Pros and Cons of Our Modern E-Readers – which do you prefer?

This week I am privileged to be able to introduce you to author, blogger, reviewer and public speaker – Karen Ingalls.

Karen is a retired Registered Nurse, passionate about health and wellness issues. She is also an avid supporter of indie authors so I know you’ll all get along swimmingly.

Karen has written for us on a subject that divides readers – real book vs. e-readers. I know I have my preference, what’s yours?

Nicola x Continue reading

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Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 3rd June 2017 – Thursday 8th June 2017

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.

Today’s prompt is:

 

Deceiver

My attempt at today’s prompt is:

She spewed vitriol disguised as honesty 

Remember to share your entry on social media using the sharing buttons below! Let’s tell everyone about our challenge, the more the merrier! 

Use the hashtag #SixWordStoryChallenge. 

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How does it work?

  1. Leave your story in the comments until Thursday 9pm (GMT)
  2. Like, comment & engage with other authors
  3. Come back on Thursday to vote for your favourite
  4. Bask in glory if you’re a winner.

Never tried microfiction before?

Never fear, help is at hand. Click through to my post on writing the best six word stories for inspiration.

Can I share my story?

Of course you can! Tell your story and inspire others to have a go.

Write a blog post, send me a pingback and share on social media.

Use any of these hashtags #SixWordStoryChallenge #6words #sixwordstory #microfiction #flashfiction #fiction #amwriting

How is the winner chosen?

I close entry to the Six Word Story Challenge on Thursday at 9pm. I open a poll at 10pm which remains open for 24hrs. Anybody and everybody is invited to vote in this poll, the winner is the story with the most votes at 9pm on Friday. Simples!

Click through to this page to read the full rules of the challenge.

Good luck!

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And the Winner of The Six Word Story Challenge is…

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Happy Friday Storytellers!

Another week has been and gone and for me it has been in a whirlwind of flu – hence the lack of content for you to enjoy on my blog this week.

I hope you’ve been enjoying the excellent Six Word Stories posted this week? I left you the prompt of Bombshell and I loved to read the core of your stories – as any good bombshell would be!

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VOTE NOW for the winner of this week’s Six Word Story Challenge!

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Welcome to Thursday and the opening of the vote to decide the winner of the Six Word Story Challenge.

The prompt was set on Saturday morning as usual. All week, you awesome authors have been submitting your six word creations for our reading pleasure – and ultimate judgement.

It’s Thursday so entry to the challenge has closed. Now we vote!

THIS WEEK’S PROMPT WAS Bombshell. Which of the below stories should win the grand prize?* Continue reading

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Stellar Guest Post by Adrian King. Read her visualisation of a life in colour.

I am delighted to introduce you to Adrian King today, a writer and poet from California.

She has shared with us a poem defining life events, emotions and humanity in a hue of colour.

Enjoy!

Nicola x Continue reading

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Sometimes Stellar Storyteller Six Word Story Challenge

Challenge open Saturday 27th May 2017 – Thursday 1st June 2017

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.

Today’s prompt is:

Bombshell 

My attempt at today’s prompt is:

I’m way too sober for this

Remember to share your entry on social media using the sharing buttons below! Let’s tell everyone about our challenge, the more the merrier! 

Use the hashtag #SixWordStoryChallenge.  Continue reading

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And the Winner of The Six Word Story Challenge is…

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Happy Friday Storytellers!

It’s gloriously sunny here in the UK which is the only reason to be cheerful in what has been a dark week for humanity.

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Don’t forget to VOTE for the winner of this week’s Six Word Story Challenge! Voting closes at 9pm GMT!

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We’ve only had 19 votes so far!  Which of the below stories is your winner?  Continue reading

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