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The Dip – Six Sentence Story

This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – SEASON Click here to hear the author read his words: The Dip This is Monaco, not Medville, so … Continue reading

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Liar – Six Sentence Story

This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – REMNANT Click here to hear the author read his words: Liar My wife is a liar.Oh, I’m sorry, … Continue reading

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Office Romance – Carrot Ranch

Artwork by Phil Burns The Carrot Ranch Challenge:In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story inspired by “changes in the office”. Click here to hear the author read his words: Office RomancePlease, sweetheart, I say, I really need … Continue reading

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‘Black Ben’ Burp – Six Sentence Story

Artwork by Phil Burns This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – QUARTER Click here to hear the author read his words: ‘Black Ben’ Burp When … Continue reading

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Phone Call – a short play in 2 voices

Artwork by Phil Burns This is a short play in two voices, co-written and performed by Jenne Gray and myself for Writers Block Radio Hour, broadcast on Super Sound Radio Scotland on Wednesday 2 June 2021. WARNING:Uniquely on this blog, … Continue reading

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My Father – Six Sentence Story

This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – PRESENCE Click here to hear the author read his words: My Father He was a strange one, my … Continue reading

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Beasties – Carrot Ranch

The Carrot Ranch Challenge:In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story inspired by the phrase “tiny flying insects”. Click here to hear the author read his words: Beasties My daughter’s scream has me scrambling out of bed.She is … Continue reading

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Sherlock – Carrot Ranch

The Carrot Ranch Challenge:In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story inspired by the phrase “Naked Gardening”. Click here to hear the author read his words: Sherlock I am tending my marrows, feeling more confident than ever of … Continue reading

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Lottery – Six Sentence Story

This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – POWERFUL Click here to hear the author read his words: Lottery My friend Christophe is under the bizarre … Continue reading

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Ex-Wife – Six Sentence Story

This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – RIVALRY Click here to hear the author read his words: Ex-Wife I have just received a phone call … Continue reading

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