Weekly Roundup (June 16-21)

Typewriter Letters

Happy Friday, everyone! We’ve made it to the end of the week with another round of Prompt Exchange, which is quickly finding its wings. We’ve got a great group of folks participating, and some fantastic stories.

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Author: FlamingNyx
Challenger: Kameko Murakami
Prompt: She followed the light from the lighthouse through the fog.
Response: Senses

Author: SAM
Challenger: FlamingNyx
Prompt: “Something major happens in your life and your perspective changes.” Tell us a story where you detail the person’s thought process and emotional response.
Response: Once Upon a Pier

Author: Kat
Challenger: Diane
Prompt: The perfect picnic
Response: Irreproachable

Author: Carrie
Challenger: Amy I. Bloom
Prompt: Write a complaint letter from the voice of a fictional character. For example, Holden Caulfield writes a nasty letter to Verizon for a high phone bill.
Response: The Complaint Letter

Challenger: Carrie
Prompt: the importance of a birthmark
Response: The Prettier Sister

Author: Wendryn
Challenger: lisa
Prompt: Her smile could light up the world on even it’s darkest day.
Response: A smile

Author: kgwaite
Challenger: Chelle
Prompt: a blue blanket, a picture, a thunderstorm
Response: Forever This Time

Author: Barb Black
Challenger: kgwaite
Prompt: Take one line of poetry and build a story around it.
Response: The First Date of J. Alfred Prufrock

Author: Michael
Challenger: Barb Black
Prompt: Write something based on The Killers’ song “Human” – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RIZdjT1472Y
Response: Behind Enemy Lines

Author: Supermaren
Challenger:  Michael
Prompt: A woman is talking on a cell phone outside of a department store. Her eyes and face are red. She is crying.. What just happened?
Response: La Llorona

Author: Jester Queen
Challenger: Supermaren
Prompt: two turntables and a microphone
Response: Where It’s At