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Tough Mudder Whistler 2016

So, Tough Mudder. What to say in a general sense? It was way tougher than I thought it would be, I was woefully under-prepared for it, but it was awesome. Some of the obstacles were as easy as I thought, some were as hard as I thought, and the rest were harder than I thought. There were a couple obstacles that weren’t on the map (I’ll get to those later), and I ended up skipping more than I anticipated. Still, it was an unforgettable experience, … [Read the Rest...]

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Flash Fiction Challenge: Death comes knocking

This week's challenge was to write a story that begins with someone at the door. And what stranger visitor than Death, or at least one of his stewards? Let me know what you think. Knock knock. Sabine rests on the bed, waiting for her afternoon client, a fellow junkie … [Read More...]

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Flash Fiction Challenge: Lost

For this week's Flash Fiction challenge, I was to write a story that contained a map. This story technically fulfills the requirement, although a map isn't a main component. It was another week where I took a long time figuring out what to write, but I'm happier with the end … [Read More...]

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Flash FictionChallenge: It Started With a Bang

This week I learned another reason writing is like running: sometimes it's better to write something not great than nothing at all. I had no idea what to write for this week's flash fiction challenge, in which we were to write a story starting with a bang, until I considered … [Read More...]