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Pick a word July 2018 Yr 3: Thursday’s Special

Each Month Paula gives us five words that we can depict with an image. You can pick one word or all five using one photo or more. The words this month are:  canicular, splash, feathered, marine, scenic. Canicular – had me stumped.  Sirius – the dog … Continue reading

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Genie in a Bottle: Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

In response to Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

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Cartons of Crystal: Friday Fictioneers

Sarah stood looking at the packing cartons. Two held kitchen ware, one a dinner service, eight were books, three office, one clothes whilst the remaining eighteen boxes were marked crystal. Why had she kept all this crystal? They never used … Continue reading

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The Mexican Standoff: Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers

The man on the sidewalk stared at my window. I don’t know how long he’d been there when I first saw him at 9am, yesterday. From then I stayed in full sight of him. Neither of us moved a muscle. … Continue reading

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Throwing a line: 99 Word Flash Fiction

“Don’t you love being a pensioner?” ” Why? For the cheap public transport?” “Absolutely. Where are we going today?” “Let’s go on the Sunshine Coast Line.” “That’s a long time in the train. What about something closer to home. We … Continue reading

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Unwanted Dental Advances: Three Line Tales

“Harry’s jaw was rotten but the dentist had a a new technique to replace it using shark jaw. The benefit is he’ll just keep on replacing teeth as they fall out.” “What hope have we now? He was already a … Continue reading

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Finely Tuned: Flash Fiction for the Purposeful Practitioner

“I’m so excited,” Rebecca said.”I’ve never been to a native performance in an authentic setting. I can’t wait for the music to begin.   Not long after they sat a long haired man wearing a colourful red and yellow blanket sat … Continue reading

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