Freestyle Writing Challenge!

Hannah Givens challenged me to a Freestyle Writing Challenge.... Which, I'll admit, kinda scares me.  The writing that I've posted so far has been draft-material... but it's still been REVISED drafts!  This calls for a full blown rough draft!  Free-write material! Hannah gave a prompt, which I read as I started the clock for fifteen … Continue reading Freestyle Writing Challenge!

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Xander and the xoanon

Xander sheathed his xiphos, looked at the xoanon that had fallen from the sky.  The thing had landed on the head of a xerus.  Not that xerus’ were normally found around here, but a local xenophile had important a bunch of them, along with some xanthoxyl.  Xolani promised, after the xylophagan infestation that such exotic … Continue reading Xander and the xoanon

Vacation

This piece was inspired by my guest-posters and those essays that always seemed to be assigned to write about summer vacations. My Vacation By Myra Halanski This summer we went camping at Lilly Lake. I don’t know why it’s called Lilly Lake. I didn’t see any lilies there. There was a plant that Mom said was Poison … Continue reading Vacation