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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 248: The King of Spin

It had been tough getting to this point and there was a lot of pressure. From within the locker room, they could hear all the people cheering and booing, all enthralled in the excitement of the display of action, the … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 247: Generic Fantasy Story

On the top of the trees, the wild mongoose of destiny awaits the destiny that is set out for it, which is to be  a mongoose that is out of place that needs to fulfill the destiny of someone else … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 246: A Good Place for Feasting

Well, it is fine in the office and all, but really, when you need to feast, is there any place that could be seen as being better than the park? They’ve got those huge grassy areas where there’s grass in … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 245: The First Day of July

It’s a cold day. It’s a first day. It’s a tax day. We are officially within the grip of winter. It is the first day of July. It is the first day in which an income tax assessment can be … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 242: The Cat Sat on the Mat

The day is where the rain has falling in time with the hat on the cat that sat on the mat one time, although the mat was actually a boiling death pit of lava and the cat that was on … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 240: On the Outside

On the outside I can see other buildings, but beyond those buildings I can see things that I wish I could touch. I can see birds waiting. I can see some in a flock, making their way to another destination. … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 239: In the Realm of Sydney

There is darkness in the realm of Sydney at the current moment. Well, it might be morning later, but right now it is darkness. Clouds drift on by in a silent stealth that is likely to be ignored as people … Continue reading

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