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Anna’s Rules for Wannabe Writers!

Anna’s Rules for Wannabe Writers 1. Unplug your game console, and turn off the TV. 2. Go to a library and check out books about writing and grammar basics. 3. Read the books you checked out, and take notes. 4. … Continue reading

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Reflections — Flash fiction based on an image

Reflections Melody stood beside the reflecting pool, waiting for her parents. They were visiting her grandmother’s grave. The cloudy sky fit everyone’s mood, but for Melody her own sorrow ran deeper for an unknown reason. For the past few days … Continue reading

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Ronne and Shado — Writing Exercise based on an Image

Ronne and Shado Sitting in the shadows, Ronne patiently awaited the return of Shado. She absently brushed back a lock of hair from her face, a faint breeze stirring her locks. A flap of wings caused her to look up; … Continue reading

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The Barn — Another Writing Exercise based on an Image

   The Barn “Caw! Caw! Caw!” The stillness of the morning broke with the crows sending out their call. Ben and Fred, glanced towards the old barn on the edge of their property, Ben shaking  his head. “Hells bells! Want … Continue reading

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Shattered

The following was written based on a challenge by another member in Writers World group on Fb. Shattered Ralph frantically searched the cupboard for the skin moisturizer, finding it behind the rubbing alcohol. “This stuff better work,” he muttered, slathering the … Continue reading

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Kevrin Family Manor

One more short based on an image. 😀 Kevrin Family Manor Clouds thickened, darkening the sky as the sun set. Ahead a reddish glow lit the fog surrounding the remains of the Kevrin Family Manor. Muffled footsteps neared the building, … Continue reading

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Writing exercise based on a song. From Writers World Music Room 09/25/2014

Kerry gave me a wonderful suggestion, to all listen to a song and used it as a prompt for a story. Won’t have to be long, anything less than 500 words. This song has a very interesting sound, and I … Continue reading

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Writing Exercise based on Come With Me Now — Kongos

Writing Exercise based on Come With Me Now — Kongos Control Lost I don’t know why mom and dad agreed to let my cousin Keith live with us. He’s the devil incarnate. After spending several summers with him at his … Continue reading

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Too Long a Soldier

I belong to the FB Group Writers World. A great place to improve your writing skills from critiques and lessons. The main group has several off shoot groups, one called the Music Room. The great leader of all this, Randall … Continue reading

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