The Iron Writer Challenge #63 – The Iron Writer Spring Equinox Open Preliminary Round

The Iron Writer Challenge #63 The Iron Writer Spring Equinox Open Preliminary Round Four Authors! Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Authors: H. P Lovecraft Bracket Patricia Marshall Tannis Laidlaw M.D. Pitman Laura Roberts Anne Bronte Bracket Mamie Pound K.A. DaVur Eric Garrison Violet Patterson Mark Twain Bracket Danielle Lee Zwissler Wende Whitus Lindsey … 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

The Iron Writer Challenge #56 – 2014 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #6, Grudge Match #4

The Iron Writer Challenge #56 2014 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #6 Grudge Match #4 Four Authors! Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Great Tie Breaking Write Off Grudge Match #4 concluded in a tie. The original stories, along with the authors are below. The two grudgers, Jordan Bell and Tony Jaeger agreed to a … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #52 – 2014 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #2

The Iron Writer Challenge #52 2013 Iron Writer Spring Equinox Challenge #2  Four Authors! Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Authors: Angela Yuriko Smith, Danielle Zwissler, Lee Cox, M. D. Pitman The Elements: A High Diving Horse An Haboob Birmingham Jail (The Song)  Jetman  Lake of Sherbet Angela Yuriko Smith The horse and rider were not from … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #49 – 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Preliminary Round, Edgar Allan Poe Bracket

The Iron Writer Challenge #49 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Preliminary Round Sixteen Authors! Four Brackets Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! Edgar Allan Poe Bracket Amy Eye M.D. Pitman K.A. DaVur Dani J. Caile The Elements: A Judge A Liberal A Conservative A Victim Exams Amy Eye And here we go again. Josh shook his head. He … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #49 – 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Preliminary Round

The Iron Writer Challenge #49 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Preliminary Round Sixteen Authors! Four Brackets Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Authors:  Emily Bronte Bracket Karen Huber Mamie Pound Suzann Smith Paul Arden Lidberg   Jules Verne Bracket Matthew E. Morgan Angela Yuriko Smith Tannis Laidlaw Mac Bartine   Edgar Allan Poe Bracket Amy Eye M.D. … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #47 – 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Challenge #11 – Grudge Match #3

The Iron Writer Challenge #47 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Challenge #11 Grudge Match #3 Four Authors! Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Authors: Mamie Pound and Mac Bartine vs. Dani J Caile and M.D. Pitman The Elements: Synchronous Fireflies A buried, silver Julep Cup Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious There must be two main characters and one must be responsible for the death of … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #45 – 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Challenge #9

  The Iron Writer Challenge #45 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Challenge #9 Grudge Match #2 The Grudgers: K. A. DaVur and  Suzann Smith vs. Thomas Lamkin Jr and Mac Bartine The Ground Rules for this Match: Each Grudger will write a 500 word story. Each Grudger has chosen an element and shared it with their partner. Each pair does not know the … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #38 – 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Challenge #2

The Iron Writer Challenge #38 2013 Iron Writer Winter Solstice Challenge #2 Four Authors! Four Elements! Four Days! 500 Words! The Authors: M. D. Pitman, Neal Sayatovich, Paul Arden Lidberg, Steven L. Bergeron The Elements: A Leviathan Any George Formby Song A Jar of Bacon Fat A Necklace A Baby’s Smile M.D. Pitman He was known as … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #35 – Iron Writer Grudge Match #1

The Iron Writer Challenge #35 Iron Writer Grudge Match #1 The Lineup: Tony Jaeger and K. A. DaVur vs E. Chris Garrison and M. D. Pitman The Ground Rules for this Match Each duelist will write a 500 word story. Each duelist has chosen an element. Tony and his second, K. A., have shared their elements … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #27 – 2013 Iron Writer Autumn Equinox Challenge #5

The Iron Writer Challenge #27 2013 Iron Writer Autumn Equinox Challenge #5 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors:  Anne-Mason Smith, E. Chris Garrison, M.D. Pitman, Mamie Pound The Elements:  A Wishing Well Chopsticks A Tow Truck The National Tax Code in the country where you live Snowflakes Anne Mason Smith I walk silently down the dark … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #22 – 2013 Summer Solstice Open Finals

The Iron Writer Challenge #22 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements 2013 Summer Solstice Open Finals  The Authors:  Steve Harz, A Francis Raymond, M.D. Pitman, Tony Jaeger The Elements: An Incubus An 8 track tape (be specific) The Towers of Silence Coconut land crab from Nuie Island Kingsfoil Steve Harz You sing me morning dove lullabies on a Kingsfoil … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #21 – 2013 Summer Solstice Open Preliminary Round, F. Scott Fitzgerald Bracket

The Iron Writer Challenge #21 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements 2013 Iron Writer Summer Solstice Open Preliminary Round F. Scott Fitzgerald Bracket  The Authors: B.R. Snow, M.D. Pitman, Dellani Oakes The Elements: Electric Flying Bicycle A doppelganger Atlantis An obscure Black and White Television Drama/Comedy  On Your Own B R Snow “Looking for what?” “The lost city. … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #21 – 2013 Summer Solstice Open Preliminary Round

The Iron Writer Challenge #21 2013 Iron Writer Summer Solstice Open Preliminary Round 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements Charlotte Bronte Bracket The Authors: Tannis Laidlaw, Steve Harz, Kriss Morton, Eric Garrison   F. Scott Fitzgerald Bracket The Authors: Robbie Thomas, B. R. Snow, M.D. Pitman, Dellani Oakes Joseph Conrad Bracket The Authors: Guy Anthony De Marco, Dani J Caile, A Francis Raymond, Genevieve Dewey … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #12 – 2013 Iron Writer Summer Solstice Challenge #12

The Iron Writer Challenge #12 2013 Iron Writer Summer Solstice Challenge #12 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Diana Springer, J Conrad Guest, Jeremy Puma, M. D. Pitman The Elements: A Roman Galea A Rotary Dial Phone A Pole Vaulting Pole Black Lipstick Carnival Fever Diana Springer There is a ruckus on the highway.  Curious onlookers line … Read more