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Say It Ain't So!

I heard a door slam behind me and a gruff voice over a loudspeaker say, “Erin, report to Hardware!” What was happening? Where was I? And what the heck was… 321 more words


Chapter Seven - Malcolm's Ridge

They hadn’t gone far when Zeme stopped and cocked his head. Standing still for a long second he sniffed the air. Looking back over his shoulder at Sam he said, “I smell something burning.” 1,425 more words

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Chapter Six - First Quest

The trolls had been easy to find. Sam just followed the river. The quest had called them river trolls after all so he’d thought it would be a good plan. 1,319 more words

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Chapter Five - Registering with the Guild

The guild was not what Sam expected. In his mind he’d pictured a nineties action movie bar, dirty, crowded, and hostile to newcomers.

It was more like a community center. 1,237 more words

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Chapter Four - A Weapon to Call His Own

Sam woke to the smell of fresh baked bread. Groaning he rolled out of bed and poured the water from a pitcher on his sideboard into an empty basin. 1,874 more words

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The task seemed impossible! Have never heard of a ‘concrete poem’ and  ‘enjambment’ sounded like some foreign word, definitely not English ! However thanks to encouragement from sweet fellow-blogger Jennis at… 168 more words

Writing 201: POETRY Prompts

Chapter Three - A Dream of God

“Kami-Sama?” Sam rubbed the sleep from his eyes and pushed himself off the floor where he’d been laying.

He was standing in an empty white space that stretched further than the eye could see in every direction. 1,022 more words

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