Archive for November, 2014

The Home Team

Posted on November 17, 2014 10:29 pm under General
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Football season is in full swing.  In our small college town, it’s hard to find anyone, who doesn’t support the home team.  When the game moves up to the NFL, however, the boundaries get a bit blurry.  I think most people still like to cheer for the home team, but for some of us, “home” is not easily defined. Read more »

Succinctly Yours Week 191

Posted on November 16, 2014 12:24 am under Succinctly Yours
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How low can you go?

Use the photo as inspiration for a story of 140 characters OR 140 words.Click For Details

Photo for week starting Sunday, November 16th

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Word of the Week:bedlam

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Framed

Posted on November 9, 2014 12:27 am under Microfiction
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Sis’s teacher was outraged over the defacement of the costly book. She was in a gallon of trouble. Johnny hid his smile and his crayon. (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 gallon.

Succinctly Yours Week 190

Posted on November 8, 2014 10:14 pm under Succinctly Yours
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How low can you go?

Use the photo as inspiration for a story of 140 characters OR 140 words.Click For Details

Photo for week beginning Sunday, November 9th

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Word of the Week:gallon

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Cutting Edge

Posted on November 8, 2014 9:24 pm under Microfiction
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While Ruby worked, Emma remained alert for wheat poachers. Her scythe could cut more than grain. (98)

Mae wished Mary would get back to work and stop waiting for some guy to help. Her “Johnny, dear” would probably never show. (124)

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 alert.