Tag Archives: genre science fiction

Escaping – Friday Fictioneers 05Jul13

Written for the Friday Fictioneers. Story begins after the photo. Genre: Science Fiction Word Count: 100 Escaping The alien spacecraft hovered just out of reach above the roof of McCauley’s Coffee House. People gathered in thousands to join the aliens … Continue reading

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Chummy – Trifecta: Week Eighty-Four

Written for Trifecta: Week Eighty-Four. Story begins after the image. Genre: Science Fiction Word Count: 333 Chummy “I don’t like it,” said Sheriff Jones. He set his beer down on the anachronistic wood table of the colony’s inn. “Oh Mr. … Continue reading

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All Clear! – Friday Fictioneers 29Jun13

Written for the Friday Fictioneers. Story begins after the picture. Genre: Science Fiction Word Count: 99 All Clear! “That’s a Jeepnee,” explained the cab driver. “Very colorful, yes?” “It looks old,” said the American. “The Philippines is beautiful, but still … Continue reading

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Mismatch – Trifecta: Week Seventy-Eight

This week’s goal for the Trifecta Writing Challenge is to write a story between 33 and 333 words long and use the third definition for the word, “Pedantic.” PEDANTIC (adjective): unimaginative, pedestrian The challenge page can be found here: http://www.trifectawritingchallenge.com/2013/05/trifecta-week-seventy-eight.htmlContinue reading

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A Boy’s Dream: Alastair’s Photo Fiction 12May2013

An entry for Alastair’s Photo Fiction. Each week, Alastair Forbes presents a pic to write 150 word flash fiction based upon it. It’s all for fun and the joy of writing, so the limit isn’t strict. Anyone is invited to … Continue reading

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