The Iron Writer Challenge #188 2017 Spring Equinox Challenge #9

The Iron Writer Challenge #188 2017 Spring Equinox Challenge #9 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Vance Rowe, Elaine Johnson, Emma Crowley, Zac Moran, Sozos Theofrastos, David Jobe  The Elements: ‘And the people bowed and prayed, to the neon god they made.’ The setting is you are at a last place where you … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #172, 2016 Summer Open Challenge #9

The Iron Writer Challenge #172 2016 Summer Open Challenge #9 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements   Authors: D. Lee Cox, Harry Craft, Zac Moran, Amy Topol The Elements: A flaming spittoon A herd of buffalo An inscribed gravestone A ancient gold horse bridle Jim McLandry – Bronco Ridin’ Dandy D. Lee Cox He shuffled into the … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #160 – 2016 Spring Open Challenge #8

The Iron Writer Challenge #160 2016 Spring Open Challenge #8 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Maureen Larter, Zac Moran, Dani J. Caile, Emmy Gatrell The Elements: Main character is Ozymandias “Do you need me?” (must be in the prose) “What to you is worth killing for, and also worth dying for?| (Must be in the prose) … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #157 – 2016 Spring Open Challenge #4

The Iron Writer Challenge #157 2016 Spring Open Challenge #5 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors:  Zac Moran, Jennie Richmond, Mikaela Prestowitz, Michael Cottle  The Elements: Tobor A Frying Pan with a flaking nonstick finish Roller Derby Peanut Buter sticking in the mouth The Museum of Recent History Mikaela Prestowitz Her sister’s roller derby skates were … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #153 – 2016 Spring Open Challenge #1

The Iron Writer Challenge #153 2016 Spring Open Challenge #1 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Vance Rowe, M. D. Pitman, Zac Moran, G. L. Dearman The Elements: A Bride or Groom left alone at the altar An old, unused railroad water tower An old scar A broken ceramic bowl The Wedding M. D. Pitman … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #151 – 2016 Winter Equinox Preliminary Round, Citizen Kane Bracket

The Iron Writer Challenge #151 2016 Winter Equinox Preliminary Round Citizen Kane Bracket 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Elements: An April Fools Joke Energy drinks Yellow highlighter The basement The Authors: Richard Russell Dwight Wade Zac Moran Vance Rowe Steven L. Bergeron Just Foolin’   Richard Russell  Holding the monoscope to his eye, Billy complained, … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #144

The Iron Writer Challenge #144 2016 Winter Solstice Challenge #2 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors: Richard Russell, Zac Moran, C Rose Lange The Elements: Sego Lilies A Leprechaun A Roll of Paper Towels Any (or all) of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse The Beginning of the End Richard Russell         … Read more

The Iron Writer Challenge #143

The Iron Writer Challenge #143 2016 Winter Solstice Challenge #1 500 Words, 5 Days, 4 Elements The Authors:  Nina Kimkam, Mamie Pound, Steven L Bergeron, Zac Moran, C Rose Lange The Elements: The Australian rock icons AC/DC A ghost town Facebook A rattlesnake – dead or alive or just the skin Search for Survival Nina Kimkam Atieno had just … Read more