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One Thousand Word Challenge 99: Aiming for Under Nine Minutes

So once more I am writing, but this time I’m just doing it to see how quickly I can get this bit of writing written which is probably a bit of a waste of time at the moment, but I’ve … Continue reading

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One Thousand Word Challenge 71: A Long Silence

It was a dark night, as nights often are. However, even in the urban expanse of the city it felt especially inky. Somewhere on the curb they were sitting, looking up at the night sky, trying to work out where … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 732: Hand Action

You’ve got to hand it to the hands; they get stuff done. Sometimes they type, sometimes they write. sometimes they help with the holding of things. They have these limbs referred to as “fingers” and “thumbs” and it is an … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 515: Exegesis of their Dint

So of course I am sitting here, looking for longer words to fill the void. Words such as “destitute”, “destitution”, and so on and so forth, for there needs to be less shortening and more lengthening in order to see … Continue reading

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