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Expensive Wine

“Another, Madame?” said the waiter. “157 Quid a glass?” gasped Ms. Pettigrew. “I couldn’t!” A shrieking sound grabbed her attention. She looked out the cafe window and saw a mountainous asteroid ripping past the Eiffel Tower. “Bugger it,” she shrugged. … Continue reading

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Bigger Arrows – Sunday Photo Fiction

Written for Sunday Photo Fiction. A story, about the cost of underestimating Humanity, begins after the photo. Lovecraftian Horror/Humor Bigger Arrows Admiral Willhaven paused long enough to read the headline in The Guardian which read, “Royal Navy denies alien sub-sea … Continue reading

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The Junior Member – Trifecta: Week Eighty-Two

Written for Trifecta: Week Eighty-Two. Story begins after the image. Genre: Super Villainy Word Count: 333 On a wide field in an undisclosed location, four members of SCREAM (Scientists Club for Resurgent Evil Against Mankind) stood before the club’s leader, … Continue reading

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Made of Money: Alastair’s Photo Fiction 02Jun2013

Here is an entry for Alastair’s Photo Fiction. The goal is to write flash fiction or poetry, a mere 150 words long, from a photo prompt. Everyone is invited to join in on the fun. The page may be found … Continue reading

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The Duel – Friday Fictioneers 17May2013

Once a week, the lovely and talented Rochelle Wisoff-Fields presents a photo for the Friday Fictioneers. From there, the challenge is to write no more than 100 words of prose or poetry based upon the photo. The word limit is … Continue reading

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World’s Most Unexceptional Man Located!

TOPEKA, KS – According to a contact at Ripley’s Believe It Or Not, The world’s most unexceptional man has been identified. Their experts spent two weeks in Topeka since the man, Bob Smith, was known to travel to Topeka on … Continue reading

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Animals: The New Arms Race

LONDON, UK – An arms race grips the world even as ever more powerful weapons emerge. This new race isn’t about stealth technology or more powerful explosives. It’s about animals. Since time immemorial, military units have kept mascots and perhaps … Continue reading

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