The Iron Writer Challenge #141 – 2015 Winter Solstice Open Preliminary Round

The Iron Writer Challenge #141 2015 Winter Solstice Open Preliminary Round 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements Joyce Carol Oates Bracket The Authors: Mamie Pound, Christopher A. Liccardi, Mason Grant, Richard Russell Vladimir Nabokov Bracket The Authors: A. Francis Raymond, Tina Biscuit, Ericka Kahler, Danielle Lee Zwissler Anais Nin Bracket The Authors: Jason T. Carter, Dani … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge – 2016 Winter Solstice Open, Joyce Carol Oates Bracket

The Iron Writer Challenge #141 2016 Winter Solstice Open Preliminary Round 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements Joyce Carol Oates Bracket The Authors: Mamie Pound, Christopher A. Liccardi, Mason Grant, Richard Russell The Elements: The Isolator Something arrogate. A ball of yarn An appointment to be abducted by aliens that you are anxiously waiting for. Boldly Go Mamie … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #132

The Iron Writer Challenge #132 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Mathew W. Weaver, Mamie Pound, Christopher A. Liccardi, Maureen Larter, Jason T. Carter Genre: Sci-Fi The Elements: An old, rusty, mysterious truck Ding Dong Ditch (begins at 40 second mark in the video) Story about a town called Gone, no one know where … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #129 – 2015 Autumn Equinox Open

The Iron Writer Challenge #129 The 2015 Autumn Equinox Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Brackets:   Homer Doug Adams Edward Abbey (Please click on bracket image to read stories) The Elements: A worldwide holiday celebrating a fictional character ( you must name the character) Testing the first bullet-proof vest The first mosquito of the season … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #121

The Iron Writer Challenge #121 The Alis Van Doorn Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Moira McArthur, Richard Russell, Christopher A. Liccardi, Steven L. Bergeron, Mamie Pound The Elements: A moss draped  cemetery. A hidden leather satchel, containing $10K cash (or pounds, forint, yen, etc). A peculiar looking priest. A foul mouthed parrot … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #120

The Iron Writer Challenge #120 The Beth Casey Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Mary Fletcher, ChristopherA. Liccardi, Eden Millard, Vance Rowe The Elements: A rundown business The Old West A Will Anxiety Repetition Eden Millard The showdown. The climax. The rising actions have built to this moment, every trope meticulously in its … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge, Grudge Match #14

The Iron Writer Challenge Grudge Match #15 St. Christopher Liccardi                                                 Vicious Vance                  &                       … Read more

Challenge 95

The Iron Writer Challenge 95 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Dani J Caile, Richard Russell, Lee Cox, Megan Cypress, Jacob Rowe The Judges: Mamie Pound, Christopher A Liccardi, Alis Van Doorn, M.D. Pitman The Elements: The above image A pair of skis Bacon Takanakuy El Hijo del Esquís Jacob Rowe “I don’t think that … Read more

Challenge 89

The Iron Writer Challenge 89 The DL Mackenzie Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors:  Mary Spencer, Mamie Pound, Bobby Salomons,  Megan Cypress, Briege Havern The Judges: DL Mackenzie, A Francis Raymond, Emily Gatrell, Christopher A. Liccardi The Elements: A Montblanc Fountain Pen Vengeance Telekinesis The Tigris River   The Man Who Died Twice Bobby … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge, Grudge Match #12

Grudge Match #12  Monday, October 20, 2014 K. A. DaVur & Steven L. Bergeron vs  Dani J Caile & Mathew W. Weaver Judges:  Christopher A Liccardi, B Y Rogers, Tiffany Brown, DL Zwissler, Alis Van Doorn, Richard Russell, Mamie Pound, DL Mackenzie, Suzann Smith, E. Chris Garrison, Thomas Lamkin Jr. Rules: 1 element from each writer, 1 story from … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge, Grudge Match #11 – Monday, September 22, 2014

Grudge Match #11 Monday, September 22, 2014 Mathew W. Weaver & Mamie Pound vs Dani J Caile & Jordan Bell Judges: Christopher A Liccardi B Y Rogers Maureen Larter Tiffany Brown Danielle Zwissler Alis Van Doorn Rules: 1 element from each writer 1 story from each team 250 words from each writer with discussion and … Read more

Challenge 79

The Iron Writer Challenge 79 The Dellani Oakes Challenge The Authors: C. Bryan Brown Mamie Pound  M. D. Pitman Mathew W. Weaver Christopher A. Liccardi The Elements: Genetically Enhanced Garden Gnomes Camelot Halitosis Stratego  A Long Way from Gnome C. Bryan Brown Fry watched the last bomb explode and open a hole the size of a … Read more