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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Motive”

Motive
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Motive” “You drank my cup of coffee?” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Relaxing”

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#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Relaxing” She grinned. “I’ll be AFK today.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Sculpture”

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#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Sculpture” “He swore that she was breathing.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Trust”

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#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Trust” “He believed her, until she winked.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Party”

Party
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Party” “Know when to say ‘goodnight’, Gracie.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Why is there a baobab tree on the cover of my book?

Why is there a baobab tree on the cover of my book?
    See a baobab tree and you’re instantly intrigued. How can something grow and survive with its roots in the air? Not only do they survive, they are instrumental in the survival of humans providing food, medicine, shelter, and material to make cloth, ropes, baskets…. The baobabs in Mali fascinated me and it was logical to have a boabab play a role in the parts of the story set in West Africa. Searching for a picture to use on the cover led me to: the fony baobab tree in Madagascar estimated to be over 1000 years old. (photo by David Thyberg) and this: A hollow 3000 year-old baobab in Zimbabwe (photo Christophe Poudras) which can house up to 40 people. and this: Avenue of the Baobabs – west...
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Anxiety”

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#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Anxiety” “Did you like my book?” Silence. I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Author”

Author
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Author” Smiles. “You’d make a great antagonist.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Curse”

Curse
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Curse” “You didn’t pay the fortune-teller?!” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Deadline”

Deadline
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Deadline” “So… Red wire or green wire?” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers PS – I’ve just noticed that the spam filter ate a bunch of your wonderful stories. I’ve gone through and cleaned it up, as well as answered everyone. Sorry about that. I’m not sure what triggered that spate of ‘AI helpfulness’.   Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Migraine”

Migraine
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Migraine” “Head broken. Going back to bed.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Gnome”

Gnome
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Gnome” “I’ll bury you in my garden!” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Painting”

Painting
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Painting” “Squiggles? I just don’t ‘get art’.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Sunrise”

Sunrise
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Sunrise” “SPF Nine-Million won’t help, Vampire!” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Graffiti outdone

Graffiti outdone
For the last several years these walls have been covered with graffiti–the spray painted foul language kind. Every so often the building owners had the walls painted over, but within a few weeks the graffiti reappeared. Then, last year, they hired a young girl to do her thing. Today, I noted happily that her street are was fresh and graffiti free. http://www.darlenejonesauthor.com Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Raider”

Raider
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Raider” “They’re sheep; we’re culling the herd.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Undermine”

Undermine
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Undermine” “Loses ten pounds. Celebrates with cake.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Despair”

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#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Despair” “The system crashed; I hadn’t saved.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Loss”

Loss
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Loss” “Fingers outstretched, the ball sailed by.” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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Six-Word Story Challenge – “Mountain”

Mountain
#IndieAuthor #6WordStory #SciFi #Fantasy #Horror #Romance #SciFan #AnyGenre   Today’s challenge is: “Mountain” “Ancient stone. Young man. Which conquered?” I look forward to seeing what you come up with. Feel free to post your answers on my website, FB, or wherever you happen to find this post. Cheers,J. I. Rogers Original link
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