The Iron Writer Challenge #190

The Iron Writer Challenge #190 2017 Spring Equinox Challenge #11  500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: V. I. Bottic, Bethany Totten, E. Chris Garrison, Amy Kasim The Elements: Antigonish (restricted to the first verse only) Another person’s dream that you are envious of A hangman’s noose Will you never leave me? Untitled V.I. … Read more

Weekend Quickie #221

Weekend Quickie #221 Saturday, March 4, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words  300 miles A salt shaker

Weekend Quickie #220

Weekend Quickie #220 Saturday, February 26, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words Indecision Grape jelly

Weekend Quickie #219

Weekend Quickie #219 Saturday, February 18, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words Monochopsis An oriflamme

Weekend Quickie #218

Weekend Quickie #218 Saturday, February 11, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words An Augean Task “bread and circuses” George Washington Bridge, New York City, 1973

Weekend Quickie #217

Weekend Quickie #217 Saturday, February 4, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words Habromania your character is making  cake

Weekend Quickie #216

Weekend Quickie #216 Saturday, January 28, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words Nodus Tollens An Order of Egg Rolls

Weekend Quickie #215

Weekend Quickie #215 Saturday, January 21, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words “The soul has no secret that the behavior does not reveal.” Lao Tzu A misanthrope

Weekend Quickie #214

Weekend Quickie #214 Saturday, January 14, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words 17.31528° N, -87.53444° E ineluctability  

Weekend Quickie #213

Weekend Quickie #213 Saturday, January 7, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words A starfish that grants wishes curiosity The image below is a glow-in-the-dark mushroom found amid the moss of the Monteverde Rainforest in Costa Rica.

Weekend Quickie #212

Weekend Quickie #212 Saturday, December 31, 2016 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words an impish muse a new year’s resolution

Weekend Quickie #211

Weekend Quickie #211 Saturday, December 24, 2016 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words Saudade or “A Nostalgic longing at Christmas” The North Star

The Iron Writer Weekend Quickie #210

Weekend Quickie #210 Saturday, December 18, 2016 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words A bellman at The Plaza Hotel, NYC Deja vu

Weekend Quickie #203

Weekend Quickie #203 Sunday, October 30, 2016 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200Words “One need not be a chamber to be haunted; One need not be a house; The brain has corridors surpassing material place.” Emily Dickinson A sullen, perfidious character

Weekend Quickie #202

Weekend Quickie #201 Saturday, October 15, 2016 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200Words a character overcome with redolence a pocket full of dice

Weekend Quickie #200

Weekend Quickie #200 Saturday, October 8, 2016 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200Words apotheosis a character who’s implacable  Post your story in the comment section, below.

Iron Poet #14

Iron Poet Challenge #14 Sonnet, empty porch swing, anti-romantic feel     Electricity by Violet Teagan / spare me your Hallmark sentiment I want the wind, sky-splitting light, red flags  salt-lick air, a three-hundred mile blacktop road trip your weight against me, against my will / don’t mind my imagination, how I let it ride the fact that … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #166 – 2016 Summer Open Challenge #3

The Iron Writer Challenge #166 2016 Summer Open Challenge #3 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements   Authors: Amy Kasim, Jason T. Carter, Casie Blevins, Malissa Greenwood The Elements: Occam’s Razor Damocles Sword A Bombay Duck This question must be used in your story : “If you found the Fountain of Youth, would you drink?”   The Curse of the … Read more