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The Luck of the Draw  [message #78169] Fri, 15 October 2021 14:58 Go to next message
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Just in time for the challenge A Walk in the Couuntry today, this story arrived last night.



Author of Queer Me! Halfway Between Flying and Crying - the true story of life for a gay boy in the Swinging Sixties in a British all male Public School
Re: The Luck of the Draw  [message #78170 is a reply to message #78169] Sat, 16 October 2021 04:43 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Bisexual_Guy is currently offline  Bisexual_Guy

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That story, by Doc Sawzall, is excellent.  So is the one by Cole Parker, and I have not yet been able to read the others.

Timmy, I want to thank you for the story challenges.  They help readers and authors to think outside of the proverbial boxes.
Re: The Luck of the Draw  [message #78172 is a reply to message #78170] Sun, 17 October 2021 18:18 Go to previous message
Bensiamin is currently offline  Bensiamin

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I second that motion: thanks to Timmy for this great mechanism to prompt interesting and unique story writing!

I enjoyed all four of the current submissions, all of which had had strong personal discovery themes located in a not so bucolic setting, and a couple of which touched on very current theme, like the pandemic or the end of life on this planet!

Bravo to all four authors!

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