Category Archives: story telling

Flash Fiction Rodeo Contest #4

It is my honour to present the fourth contest in the October month of Rodeo contests. This competition is free to enter and carries a cash prize of $25. Winning submissions will automatically be forwarded to the Overall Rodeo Winner which … Continue reading

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Wheels: Times Past

Welcome back to Times Past in 2017. I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year. It seems like such a long time ago, now that we are already into our second month of 2017 and the world … Continue reading

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Feats: 99 Word Flash Fiction

“What’s ya doin’?” John ruffled his grandson’s head. “I’m doing feats.”  Jason barely glanced up from his game. “Whatya mean?” “I’m acquiring feats. If I meet the prerequisite for the feat then I can work at gaining it.” “I’ve no … Continue reading

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Smile (While you still have teeth): A tale of fiction (part 3)

For the story thus far Part 1 and Part 2 Beverley’s smile had frozen when I entered to join the party. “Don’t smile.” “Why not?” “You’ve glued your bloody teeth out at right angles to the rest.” “Oh shit!” “You’ve got to … Continue reading

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Smile (while you still have teeth): A tale of fiction (part 2)

Time was now really running out if we were to achieve our goals of super glue purchase to make the repairs and get to the airport on time. Read Part 1 “We’ll have to get a taxi. I think it’s the … Continue reading

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Learning: Weekly Discover Challenge

There probably comes a time in everybody’s life when the realisation that they are getting older suddenly hits home. Concerns about the development of altzheimers becomes real and perusing the current information available becomes more pertinent. This happened for me … Continue reading

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Apology: Weekly Discover Challenge

Night shift was the hardest. Ralph would start drinking in the early afternoon, soon after starting his day. He expected me to sit with him. His jealousy extended to any activity which took me out of the room he was … Continue reading

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