June 2013 – Our Write Side

Hello class. How’s your summer? The professor is finding this summer challenging in getting in writing time! The completed assignment count is low, so I know you are too! The last assignment, chosen by the Professor, was to use the 4th line from the 77th page of Chosen by Ted Dekker. That line was “They…

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They put the bear in the back of their truck and locked it up. It was customary to check the rest of the area because they both knew it was rare to find only one deceased animal. The biggest haul they’d ever had included two deer, a skunk, a raccoon, a fox, and four squirrels,…

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“Nasty Bagginses!” he cried out as he paddled across the dark, murky water. He almost had a delicious dinner, the game of riddles had been his, and then the sneaky Hobbit cheated with a riddle that wasn’t a riddle. Now he was left with no dinner and, worst of all, he had lost his birthday…

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Summer session began last week, and even with a second week for submissions, the turn out was low. That’s okay because it will give the Professor more time to focus on the assignments turned in! Carrie of The Muse Unleashed chose a line from a song by Incubus: “No umbrellas, no sunglasses, hell and hallelujah…

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“Something died nearby and it’s not fresh,” Kelsey stated. She was right. The ripe scent of over-dead only hit you when you passed that spot. Alex circled around and came back to the spot. He inhaled deeply and pulled over. “You’re right,” he said to Kelsey. They exited the truck and stomped through the grass….

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