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  • Tremors (WITH OPTIONAL SECOND CHALLENGE WITHIN)

    Challenge start date: 23rd June 2017 Challenge end date: 7th July 2017

    I challenge you to write something where someone or something shakes (the ground, the window panes, the strange dog). The act of shaking should be significant but not necessarily obvious. All subject or genres are welcome. Optional second part of the chal…

    Posted 1 year ago 0 stories
  • Refugees

    Challenge start date: 20th June 2018 Challenge end date: 20th July 2018

    Anyone paying attention to the news knows that there are mass refugee migrations taking place around the world. People of the Arab nations are fleeing into Europe and Russia, and Hispanics of all stripes are crossing into the US. In all cases this has cau…

    Posted 9 months ago 0 stories
  • If You Build It, They Will Come

    Challenge start date: 27th June 2017 Challenge end date: 11th July 2017

    One day there was nothing, the next day it was there. The size doesn't matter. It could be as small as a coin or as big as a stadium. But someone or something put it there and people are beginning to take notice, to be entranced. Please create a character…

    Posted 1 year ago 0 stories
  • Strict Parameters Challenge #1

    Challenge start date: 21st July 2017 Challenge end date: 4th August 2017

    Write a story in 3rd person that takes place in a wide open grassland. A bone or bone fragment must appear but doesn't have to be the focal point. The genre, protagonist, direction, and setting outside the grassland requirement are up to you. This challen…

    Posted 1 year ago 0 stories
  • Tremors (WITH OPTIONAL SECOND CHALLENGE WITHIN) RE-ISSUE

    Challenge start date: 11th July 2017 Challenge end date: 1st August 2017

    I challenge you to write something where someone or something shakes (the ground, the window panes, the strange dog). The act of shaking should be significant but not necessarily obvious. All subject or genres are welcome. Optional second part of the chal…

    Posted 1 year ago 2 stories