Iron Poet #4

Iron Poet #4 Meter / Style: Sonnet [Shakespearean] Theme / keyword: twilight (clarification: NOT THE BOOK / MOVIE SERIES, BELLA) The word “twilight” itself does not have to be used. Any form of the word, synonyms, concepts, etc. may be used. The Iron Poet allows even thematic reference as opposed to the use of the … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #159 – 2016 Spring Open Challenge #7

The Iron Writer Challenge #159 2016 Spring Open Challenge #7 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors:  Malissa Greenwood, Tina Biscuit, W. P. Cannon, Mathew W. Weaver The Elements: The image above Something tedious Roller skating fiddle player 400 lb man whose teeshirt does not cover his belly Roll Right In Malissa Greenwood Marcus stood behind the bar … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #150

The Iron Writer Challenge #150 2016 Winter Equinox #8 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Mathew W. Weaver, Maureen Larter, D. Lee Cox, Alis Van Doorn, Peter Lusher The Elements: Barrow Tombs A Witch or Warlock Drunkenness A Photographer Be Careful What You Summon Mathew W. Weaver They gathered at the graveyard, well chilled and of varied … 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 #130 – 2015 Autumn Equinox Open Final Round

The Iron Writer Challenge #130 The 2015 Autumn Equinox Open Final Round 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Dani J. Caile, Mamie Pound, Mathew W. Weaver The Elements:   A post-game media interview with a gladiator A contract A spider A hideous steampunk mask. There’s Danger in that Arena Dani J Caile [Image of a … 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 #129 – 2015 Autumn Equinox Open, Edward Abbey Bracket

The Iron Writer Challenge #129 The 2015 Autumn Equinox Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Edward Abbey Bracket: The Authors: Bobby Salomons, Mathew W. Weaver, Danielle Lee Zwissler,  Tina Biscuit 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 Pancake batter Bullet … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #123

The Iron Writer Challenge #123 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Tony Jaeger, Mathew W. Weaver, E. Chris Garrison, Geoff Gore The Elements: Chilean Fear Volcano A fiery path to Ark of the Covenant The path to salvation One of the seven deadly sins. River Horses’ Wrath E. Chris Garrison The ground shook under Carlos’ … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #119 – The 2015 Summer Solstice Finals

The Iron Writer Challenge #119 The 2015 Summer Solstice Finals 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements  Challenge #118 The 2015 Summer Solstice Preliminary Champions Kara Kahnke, Daniel J. Sanz, Mathew W. Weaver The Elements: A Hapi drum A strange, odd spirit takes you to the past and the future where you meet your successful self and … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge, Grudge Match #14

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

The Iron Writer Challenge 2015 Summer Solstice Preliminary Round, P.D. Eastman Bracket

The Iron Writer Challenge #118 2015 Summer Solstice Preliminary Round 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements P. D. Eastman Bracket The Authors: Alis Van Doorn, Tina Biscuit, E. Chris Garrison, Mathew W. Weaver The Elements: A time clock Ice cream A Parachute Told from POV of an alien on the planet Nibiru, as the Nibiru enters our solar system. … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #118 – 2015 Summer Solstice Preliminary Round

The Iron Writer Challenge #118 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements  Challenge #117 Bello Oluwadamilare The Brackets: P. D. Eastman The Authors: Alis Van Doorn, Tina Biscuit, E. Chris Garrison, Mathew W. Weaver Eric Carle The Authors: Jaclyn Wilson, Richard Russell, Danielle Lee Zwissler, Daniel J. Sanz H. A. Rey The Authors: Matthew Barron, Tony Jaeger,  Kara Kahnke, Dwight Wade … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #115

The Iron Writer Challenge #115 The Jordan Bell Challenge 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements  Challenge #114  Alis Van Doorn The Authors: Danielle Lee Zwissler, Richard Russell, Mathew W. Weaver The Elements:  Theme Song to Paladin A Demonically possessed jar of Nutella The Active Act of Mutiny An Event Horizon Have Gun will Travel Danielle Lee Zwissler … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #113 – 2015 Annual Championship Finals

The Iron Writer Challenge #113 2015 Annual Championship 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements  Challenge #112 Champion TBD The Authors: Tiffany Brown, Brett Paul, Mathew W. Weaver The Elements: Three Stooges Happy Birthday Song A person born with red eyes A poison dart frog Pukwudgies Note: Authors names will be added after the judges have decided … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #111

The Iron Writer Challenge #111 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements  Challenge #110 Champion TBD The Authors: Mathew W. Weaver, Maureen Larter, Dwight Wade The Elements: Amazing Wate-On The Bastille Mason Bees All characters are Monopoly tokens Rolling a Double Mathew W. Weaver “Talk to me,” “They’re inside, Sir. Two hours,” Boot replied, “These are their … Read more

Weekend Quickie #91

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

Challenge 103

The Iron Writer Challenge 103 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements  Challenge 102 Champion Steph Mineart The Authors: Richard Russell, Vance Rowe, Aaron Carlson The Judges: Dani J Caile, A. Francis Raymond, Mamie Pound, Lee Cox The Elements: Iron Handcuffs Barn owls A light bulb salesperson A Bumper sticker Post your guess who will win in … Read more

Challenge 98

The Iron Writer Challenge 98 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Richard Russell, E. Chris Garrison, Justin Cox,  Tony Jaeger The Judges: Dani J Caile, Emily Gatrell, Mathew W. Weaver, Jason T. Carter The Elements: A Tiger Lily Botticelli (the game) Long Hair Steampunk Goggles Moonlight Blossom  E. Chris Garrison Ira fled his parents’ home in the … Read more

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 8

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