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Bombardment – a 100-word story

  Here is this week’s offering for Friday Fictioneers. The challenge as always is to write a 100-word story based on a photo prompt which this week comes from ©Sean Fallon. To find out how to get involved, click here … Continue reading

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Alan McMonagle’s Top Ten Short Story Collections You’ve Never Heard Of

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Carried in Waves: Short Story Competition For Radio From UCC

Originally posted on Short Story Ireland:
Carried in Waves is now accepting entries for their short story competition. The competition is open to original short stories in the English language of 3,000 words or fewer. “These stories can be on any…

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Man and Machine – a 100 word story

This week’s Friday Fictioneers photo prompt comes courtesy of ©Jennifer Pendergast To join the challenge to write a story in 100 words (or thereabouts) by Friday, click here To read other contributions from a great group of writers from around the … Continue reading

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Sacrifice – a 100 word story

Below is this week’s contribution to the 100-word story group Friday Fictioneers. This week’s photo prompt is courtesy of ©Rachel Bjerke. To find out how to get involved click here To read other contributions, click on the blue frog Sacrifice … Continue reading

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A Tear in the Fabric of Reality – A 100-word story

Below is this week’s story for Friday Fictioneers based on this lovely photo prompt from ©Sandra Crook. Thanks Sandra, I think if I look at it long enough I might find a poem or two in there as well. To find … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Issue 2.1 – Quantum

Originally posted on thepickledbody:
The Pickled Body Call for Submissions Issue 2.1: Quantum  Deadline for submissions:  January 30, 2015 In Ian Fleming’s short story, ‘a quantum of solace’ is the least amount of comfort and fellow feeling required for a…

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A Hero in His Own Kitchen – a 100 word story

Below is this week’s contribution to Friday Fictioneers. The challenge is to write a story in approximately 100 words in response to the photo prompt provided. This week’s photograph comes courtesy of ©Jean L. Hays To find out how to … Continue reading

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Nice way to start the day

It’s a beautiful morning here in Donegal with the crisp frost and winter sunrise crying out to be photographed. Needless to say, I was happy to oblige! I hope it’s nice wherever you are.

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Transatlantic Connections Conference

Originally posted on Donegal Gathering | Festivals & Events in the North West:
15th – 18th January 2015 Bundoran The Drew University Transatlantic Connections Conference is a unique, multi-disciplinary conference embracing the connections between Ireland and the United States. The Transatlantic Connections…

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