Succinctly Yours Week 175

Posted on July 26, 2014 4:56 pm under Succinctly Yours
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How low can you go?

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Photo for Sunday, July 27th

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Word of the Week:wobble

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Social Skills

Posted on July 26, 2014 3:14 pm under Microfiction
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Mildred talked. Ewegenie listened. She easily quantified the value of these visits. Sadly, poor Lamb Chop had lacked such social skills. (138)

Succinctly Yours offers a weekly photo and word as inspiration for your microfiction. How low can you go? Choose the 140 character or 140 word option.

This week’s word was quantify.

Succinctly Yours Week 174

Posted on July 19, 2014 9:42 pm under Succinctly Yours
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Photo for Sunday, July 20th

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Word of the Week:quantify

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All That’s Fit To Clip

Posted on July 18, 2014 2:22 pm under Microfiction
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One day, he‘d be honored as the first extreme coupon clipper. For now, his grandson saw him as the mean man who stole his school scissors. (138)

Grandpa claimed it was the news that drove him to drink. So why on earth did he spend so much time reading the paper? (118)

Succinctly Yours offers a weekly photo and word as inspiration for your microfiction. How low can you go? Choose the 140 character or 140 word option.

This week’s word was earth.

Vehicular Arguments

Posted on July 17, 2014 3:33 pm under General
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Our thirteen year old Buick is still going strong. In the north, rust would have taken its toll by now, but here in the south, the car still looks good and has only required a few minor repairs. Still, I know that sooner or later, we will reach the point where the cost and frequency of repairs will signal the need for a new vehicle. '

It’s a good thing that the purchase isn’t imminent, because we are far from achieving a family consensus. Read more »