Challenge 99

The Iron Writer Challenge 99 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: A Francis Raymond, Emily Gray Gatrell, Mary Fletcher, Robert P. Wills. The Judges: Brett Paul, Tony Jaeger, E. Chris Garrison, Dani J. Caile The Elements: A Writing Cat A Howdah Told from the point of view of an alien who views humans as both food … Read more

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

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

Weekend Quickie #72 (Sunday Edition)

You just found out that you won 1 million dollars. Amputated ear James Franco Ballet Shoes 100 word Max!

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

Weekend Quickie #60 (Sunday Edition)

You’ve been nominated to give the next Presidential Election Speech from your State/(Area in which you live–for those of you out of the States). Only in this Speech, your ‘hopeful’ has lost. Use the words below! Hairdryer Jar of Pickles Parliament Hairy crackers and Massage Parlor Word Limit: 500  

Anne Rice Bracket

2014 Summer Solstice Open The Anne Rice Bracket The Authors: Danielle Lee Zwissler, DL Mackenzie Note: Two authors withdrew The Elements: The Avengers vs The Justice League of America A Minion The story must be told from the point of view of Death, the Grim Reaper A Traveling Chamber Pot Salesperson Elegy for a Mayfly … Read more

Challenge 61

The Iron Writer Challenge #61 The Authors: K. A. DaVur Neal Sayatovich Jacob Rowe Maureen Larter The Elements: A nighttime fire breather A lace shawl Duct tape A revolving door Lakeside Service Jacob Rowe “It’s chilly out tonight.” Alex pulled her shawl close to her, thanking her lucky stars that it was merely a brisk summer’s … Read more