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When I Was A Superhero

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt FlashNano Day 7: Write a story that happened to you when you were 7 *Dedicated to my sister, Jill, I’ll still fight monsters for you. … Continue reading

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The Girl with the Twinkling Eyes

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt. FlashNano Day 6: Write a story inspired by this picture Sarah and I were best friends – unlike me, she was perfect. Her hair was … Continue reading

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A Most Cherished Prize

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt. FlashNano Day 4: Write a story that involves winning a prize ~Sometimes an unabashed, sappy fairytale escapes from my mind and all I can do … Continue reading

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How To Be A Writer

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt. FlashNano Day 3: Write a story in the form of an instruction manual  

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Escape

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt. FlashNano Day 2: Write a story that takes place on an airplane “Mommy, what’s Canada like… when’s mama Sue going to get there? Will she … Continue reading

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Seasons Change

FlashNano a challenge to write 30 stories in 30 days with a daily story prompt. Flashnano Day 1: Write a story where something turns brown SPRING I’m beautiful, tall and regal. I raise my arms to the sky and feel the … Continue reading

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Summer Dreaming

FlashNano Day 15: Write a story set in summer “Not bad,” Sara says, spinning in front of the mirror. “I guess all those hours on the treadmill this winter worked.” Not bad at all… The sunny yellow bikini hugged her … Continue reading

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