Weekend Quickie #113

Start with:   It was 2:30 in the morning… Use the following elements: Grey Goose Vodka Peanut M&Ms and Cher. 200 Words

The Weekday Quickie! #5

For this Weekday Quickie, please do the following: Write a speech for the most eligible bachelor in your town. He will be be accepting an award and a Key to the City for his eligibility. (I know, ridiculous) You must include the following: Earwax Insomnia Yeast Infection and Zoot Suit

The “Weekday” Quickie #3

Today’s ‘surprise’ quickie is simple… You need to write a letter to your grandmother, the one you like, (And if you don’t have a favorite, pretend she is:) This is fiction, after all.) You must use the words: Hump Day All About that Bass (The Song) Vitamins and Jelly Beans 200 words

Weekend Quickie #91

Beta max Cats Peaches A man in a white van 200 words

Weekend Quickie #84 Sunday Edition

Superbowl halftime show Peanuts Allergic reaction to stadium seating 150 words

Challenge 97 — The 2014 Winter Solstice Open Championship

Challenge 97 The Iron Writer 2014 Winter Solstice Open CHAMPIONSHIP The Authors: The Jennifer Egan Bracket winner: D.L. Zwissler The Donna Tartt Bracket winner: E. Chris Garrison and Dani J. Caile (tie) The Adam Johnson Bracket winner: Dwight Wade The Paul Harding Bracket winner: K.A. DaVur The Elements: 1968 Elvis Presley Comeback Special (Courtesy of … Read more

Weekend Quickie #75 (Sunday Edition)

Write a 250 word short using the following: baby Kissing Fern Spaghetti The feeling of being amorous  

Challenge 93

The Iron Writer Challenge 93 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: DL Zwissler, Brett Paul, Aaron Gord, M.D. Pitman The Judges: A Francis Raymond, Mathew W. Weaver, Maureen Larter, Tony Jaeger The Elements:   A Steampunk Tiger Soylent Beige Tap Dance Shoes Half a can of flat Dr. Pepper Ball-n-Chain Danielle Lee Zwissler Jack Woodard liked … Read more

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 11

On the eleventh day of Christmas, my true love gave to me… Home Alone. Two robbers the song “Rockin around the Christmas Tree” a stolen toothbrush Eleven Pipers Piping As many or as few words as you want…  

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 8

On the Eighth day of Christmas my true love gave to me…  Bad Santa. Tattoos Eight maids a milking handcuffs coal 400 words    

The Twelve Days of Christmas Day 4!

On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me… The Muppets Christmas Carol! You must use the Muppets as characters Michael Caine  and this song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7oOzszFIBcE 500 word max

Challenge 92

The Iron Writer Challenge 92 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: K. A. DaVur, Dwight Wade, Glenn A Edwards, Wesley J. F. Didrichsen, The Judges: DL Zwissler, Dani J Caile, Emily Gatrell, Mary Fletcher The Elements:   The Boston Molasses Flood  A Hobson Choice The last person alive on Earth A quilting bee (Note: Due … Read more

Thanksgiving- The All Week Story– part 1

For this week of Thanks, I’ve decided to pay homage to writing…yes, writing. I am thankful for the ability to create and to be creative. So, during this entire week, we will be doing a continuation story, with each day having different ‘elements’ or ‘directions’. There is to be no ending until day 7, which … Read more

Challenge 91

The Iron Writer Challenge 91 The Steven L. Bergeron Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Kara Kahnke, Dabnee Brown, Cassie Ray Clark, Jason T. Carter, Mamie Pound The Judges: Steven L Bergeron, A Francis Raymond, DL Zwissler, Maureen Larter The Elements: Carnegie Hall Prostate Cancer Facial Hair Barbershop Quartet My Beautiful Doll Cassie Ray Clark “Mr. Arbor, are you … Read more

Challenge 87 – The Pitman/Caile Challenge

The Iron Writer Challenge 87 The Pitman/Caile Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Glen Bahde, Bill Prins, April Morehouse, Lindsey Elaine Cooperider The Judges: M. D. Pitman, Dani J Caile, DL Zwissler, Emily Gatrell The Elements: Gloustershire annual cheese rolling competition Ping Pong A group of Old West cowboys sitting around a campfire An … 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 #62 – 2014 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #12

The Iron Writer Challenge #62 2014 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #12 Four Authors! Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Authors: Christopher Johnston, DL Zwissler, Jennifer Symthe, John Ingram Walker The Elements: An Outside Tire Motorcycle 24 miniature plastic dinosaurs Vegemite A Sewing Machine Subject Alpha  Christopher Johnston  “Aardonyx, Abelisaurus, Abrictosaurus” Kody began, pointing to a series … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #60 – 2014 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #10, Grudge Match #5

The Iron Writer Challenge #60 2014 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #10 Four Authors! Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Grudgers: Heather Johnson & M. D. Pitman vs. Neal Sayatovich & DL Zwissler The Elements: A Zombie Apocalypse A 1936 Chevy Corvette A Coyote A Snow Plow Five Graves for Wiley ‘Coyote’ Barnes DL … Read more