The 500 Word Weekend Write-In Discussion Thread


Here’s my entry for this week.

The Last Troll On Bimini.


The Mediocre Brit has posted is story, but he is modest.
It is called A New Hobby


Well, still only seeing three stories when I do a keyword search.

But, that is three stories more than we were seeing last week so

I guess we can take it as a sign of progress.


And they’re even current!

It won’t last, you know.


Yes, I know. But it is those little rays of light that keep me going.


I am so behind again on reading your stories. I hope to write the tourist story before the end of the week. I will find time to catch up- again.


Wrote this one quite fast. Josiah goes out in Taurist.


My friend decided to expand on an earlier story of his that was titled “The Song of Sqia’lon Seven.”

You shouldn’t read that first chapter; instead, his new second chapter titled “Tread Water or Deep Dive.”

He has decided to continue on with the original story, occasionally using weekend write-in prompts to generate more short chapters of 500 words.

Enough about all of that. Remember to go to his second chapter, to read about a downside to tourism.'lon-seven

Also, let him know if you think “Ojibwe Punk” sounds like an appropriate name for this type of work. :thinking:


Here’s Orumeena:


Current summary - links to stories



I think this must be a record!


8 stories show up now, including this one I hadn’t seen from Jenni:


The 500 word weekend write-in prompt for Jan 25 2019 is now available:

[The 500 Word Weekend Write-In]

500 words, with a new prompt every Friday. Everybody is welcome!


If you’re looking for a joyful team experience, don’t read this tale:


If you’d rather to and fro messages on your phone, don’t, whatever you do, read this one -

On the Buses

Sounds like a name I’ve heard before [*scratches head] - I’m sure it will come to me! [But don’t hold your breath]
Ohh, it DID come to me… but it’s not the same team you’re thinking of, I’ll bet.


Ha hah! Another fortuitous coincidence or am I to suspect you really really want to see Part 4 of my Father Time parallel earth epic!!?? :slight_smile:


My friend was in a WEIRD mood -


You know what ‘team’ stands for? Together Everyone Achieves More.


Yours is already there!!! As is Joyce.


Not mine?