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Unnamed story

First pass, unedited start of a piece of fiction.  Unsure if this is going to become a short story or something more.  I’m posting it as a commitment to get more active about sharing my writing and learning from comments.  … Continue reading

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Writing about writing

What is it to write? Writing is the act of putting words down on a page. To “mark on a surface” whether by pen and ink on paper, or the, less magical use, of a word processing tool. At heart … Continue reading

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Betrayal – Flash Fiction Friday

No prompts today – not even sure where this came from.  It just started out as an idea for a first line and carried on from there.  Thoughts welcome – if you can guess the context I’ll be impressed! Betrayal … Continue reading

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Friday Fictioneers – The Gingerbread Man

I’ve neglected my post (and my posts) for rather too long this time.  I still owe you all the final instalments from directing “Joseph” and I’ve missed plenty of weeks of fun flash fiction for no other reason than I … Continue reading

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Hungry for Less (Inspiration Monday)

The joy of a Bank holiday weekend is behind but the joy of writing is not!  Thanks to the lovely creative suggestions of Inspiration Monday I have been able to spend lunch today thinking up a new piece of Flash Fiction.  Thanks … Continue reading

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Count the Windows (an Inspiration Monday post)

It has been a long time, but I finally feel inspired to write about something that doesn’t have anything to do with Egypt, Canaan or character names beginning with “J” or “P”.  Thank you to Inspiration Monday (http://bekindrewrite.net/2012/04/09/inspiration-monday-fear-vaccine/ from 9 April, yes … Continue reading

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That wasn’t supposed to happen (Inspiration Monday)

Here is my “almost too late” Inspiration Monday post from last week.  This one flew out onto the keyboard so hope it is up to standard! That wasn’t supposed to happen Her heart pounded hard as her feet slapped against the … Continue reading

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Inspiration Monday – Come with us if you want to live

I like days like today when you sit down to write and immediately know what you are going to say.  I hope it worked the way I wanted it to.  I guess I will find out when you lovely people post your … Continue reading

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Inspiration Monday – A Door in a Tree

Here is my contribution to Inspiration Monday for this week.  Be gentle! A Door in a Tree She reached out uncertainly.  From any other angle she would never have noticed the door.  Her eyes blurred with too many tears to see … Continue reading

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Inspiration Monday – The music follows

I’ve not had much time today so my Inspiration Monday offering is short but hopefully reasonably sweet! The music follows They run through the field, two silhouettes in the growing dusk, leaving a trail of devastation in their wake.  The … Continue reading

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