Archive for July, 2013

Kernels of Truth

Posted on July 13, 2013 9:58 pm under Microfiction
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A moment on the lips, forever on the hips. (76)

Knee high by the 4th of July?
Chin high worked just fine for Nutty. (55)

He’d promised to love her through thick and thin. Could she truss’t him? (73)

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This week’s word was truss. I cheated a bit. 😀

Succinctly Yours Week 121

Posted on July 13, 2013 8:24 pm under Succinctly Yours
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Photo for Sunday, July 14th

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Word of the Week:elect

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Succinctly Yours Week 120

Posted on July 6, 2013 3:16 pm under Succinctly Yours
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Photo for Sunday, July 7th

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Word of the Week:truss

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I try to offer a variety of pictures, but just realized that last week’s photo was also an animal/food one. Sorry. I’ll try to do something different next week.

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Wrecked

Posted on July 6, 2013 1:41 pm under Microfiction
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Ship Wreck
Viewed from a piece of floating wreckage, the tiny island had seemed like an oasis. A year of coconuts had tarnished that vision. (130)

Financial Wreck
Bad investments led to an eviction from his jungle paradise. Now he was so poor he couldn’t even afford a free bankruptcy consultation. (137)

What The Heck
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. What the heck could he do with a coconut? (85)

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 oasis.