The Iron Writer Challenge #208 – 2017 Autumn Equinox Challenge #3

The Iron Writer Challenge #208 2017 Autumn Equinox Challenge #3 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Author’s name will be posted when the voting is finished next Thursday The Elements: Asian men reading the newspaper Insegrevious A magic hat that can do only one trick. A giant topiary Don’t Judge a Book by … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #207 – 2017 Autumn Equinox Challenge #2

The Iron Writer Challenge #207 2017 Autumn Equinox Challenge #2 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Vance Rowe, Steven L. Bergeron, Amy Huntley, Dani J. Caile, Nerisha Kemraj The Elements: Hurt by Johnny Cash (Whatever you take from the lyrics) Bells, Bells and more Bells A Haunted Church A Candle Temporary Euphoria Vance … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #206 – 2017 Autumn Equinox Challenge #1

The Iron Writer Challenge #206 2017 Autumn Equinox Challenge #1 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Sarah Catherine, Geoff Gore The Elements: Sunrise A colicky baby Marriage blinders POV of one of your parents “Déjà vu” Sarah Catherine The baby was crying. Jan rolled over in bed. Her husband snored peacefully next to … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #205 – 2017 Summer Solstice Final

The Iron Writer Challenge #205 2017 Summer Solstice Final 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Richard Russell, Jennifer Worrell, Dani J. Caile, Vance Rowe, Malissa Greenwood The Elements: Arwyn’s Song Time travel Stonehenge Suffering   Under the Sun Richard Russell “You’re Fired!” John screamed at his gardener.   Andre’s soft gentle eyes looked … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #204 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge Tournament Preliminary Round

The Iron Writer Challenge #204 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge Tournament Preliminary Round 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: (Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded.) The Elements: An Osiria Rose A photo album A novel (real or fictional) A talking piano Play It Again Dani … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #203 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #9

The Iron Writer Challenge #203 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #9 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: (Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded.) The Elements: Moonshine A State Fair Nursing a broken heart Starlight   A Song to Soothe the Soul Gaby Osterburg Azhar As … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #202 –  2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #8

The Iron Writer Challenge #202 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #8  500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: (Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded.) The Elements: A sunrise A revelation A fairy tale Will you make me so happy for the rest of my life?  Sunshine … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #201 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #7

The Iron Writer Challenge #201  2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #7 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: (Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded.) The Elements: Do Not Go Gently Into that Goodnight Doing a puzzle A saxophone The basement Night Moves Steve Scott Living in … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #200 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #6

 The Iron Writer Challenge #200  2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #6 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Dani J. Caile, Moira McArthur, Steven L. Bergeron, Bethany Totten, David Jobe (Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded.) The Elements: The Proclaimers: 500 Miles A quest Chocolate The … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #199 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #5

The Iron Writer Challenge #199  2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #5 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Vance Rowe, Elaine Johnson, Emma Crowley and Bethany Totten, Bertram  Allan Mullin (Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded.) The Elements: Gov’t processed cheese. Coffee Grounds Ice cream Wealth Think It … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #198 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #4

The Iron Writer Challenge #198  2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #4 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded. The Elements: A Studebaker A near miss fatal accident a character missed Begins with “My real name is _____ and I am … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #197 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #3

The Iron Writer Challenge #197  2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #3 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded. The Elements: The Way through the Woods A wind chime A snow angel A coffin   Never Goodbye Bobby Salomons There’s a … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #196 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #2

The Iron Writer Challenge #196  2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #2 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded. The Elements: Remember by Nilsson A scorched map A white lace handkerchief Jasmine Picture Perfect Lady Eleanor seemed faintly amused at my … Read more

Weekend Quickie #228

Weekend Quickie #228 Saturday, April 29, 2017 One Image, One Prompt, One Emotion 200 Words a coterie “From which stars have we fallen, to meet each other here?” Friedrich Nietzsche

The Iron Writer Challenge #195 – 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #1

 The Iron Writer Challenge #195 2017 Summer Solstice Challenge #1 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Authors names will be posted to their stories next Thursday, after the voting is concluded. The Elements: Lying Eyes – Eagles – anything from this song. Snow drifts Silk striped pajamas An entitled victim Every Form of … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #194 -2017 Spring Equinox Tournament Final Round

  The Iron Writer Challenge #194 2017 Spring Equinox Tournament Final Round 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: (Authors will be revealed next Thursday.) The Elements: Smokestacks at night An unknown assailant  A maze  A chamber pot overflowing with radioactive candy bars from a parallel universe Dreams of a Parallel Universe Michael Cottle Smoke stacks … Read more