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It’s A Tricky Job, This Magicland Narrator Gig… #shortfiction

Once upon a time, in a land, far, far away I found myself in the role of Most Excellent Narrator. Not sure how that happened; one minute I’m watching ripples concentric on a lake and making a wish that I’d … Continue reading

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In Which A Cat Is Relieved And There Is A Testicular Conumdrum #writephoto #flashfiction

Sue Vincent’s latest #writephoto prompt is this  Once upon a time, in a land, far far away there lived a Queen. She wasn’t wicked or anything like that, more a bit tetchy in Thursdays but otherwise kind of okay with … Continue reading

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Fairy Tales and other appendages

Charli’s prompt from over at the Ranch January 13, 2016 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) begin a story with, “Once upon a time…” Where you take the fairy tale is entirely up to you. Your character can … Continue reading

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