Category Archives: Crusade: The Second Writers’ Platform-Building Crusade

Into the Dark – #FridayFlash – Show Not Tell Crusader Challenge

The challenge was as follows: The Show Not Tell Challenge: In 300 words or less, write a passage (it can be an excerpt from your WIP, flash fiction, a poem, or any other writing) that shows (rather than tells) the following: … Continue reading

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Second Crusader Challenge – Microflash

Write a FLASH FICTION story (in any format) in 100 words or less, excluding the title. Begin the story with the words, “The goldfish bowl teetered” These four words will be included in the word count. Once you’ve posted your … Continue reading

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Revealed: Answers to the First Challenge

The Writers Crusade Challenge answers revealed: The secret, albeit not exactly a secret because close family obviously know, was that my mother really did rip my big toenail off when I was a kid. I was standing behind the open … Continue reading

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The First Crusader Challenge: Getting to know me

When I was about five years old, my mother ripped off my big toenail. It was a complete accident, but it bled like fury and afterwards karma came back on her. I was determined that if I could just find … Continue reading

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The Second Writers’ Platform-Building Crusade

Rachael Harrie has apparently done this before, but I never heard of it until I found it on Aimee L Salter’s blog – this is exactly what it says on the tin. A crusade to help writers build their platform … Continue reading

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