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A group for writers of all things Prose.
Prose:- (n) Ordinary writing as distinguished from verse.

PLEASE READ


THIS IS NOT A POETRY GROUP


Please only submit prose!!
Poetry can go to My-Soul-Bleeds-Ink.

Thank you to all who entered the October contest. We can look forward to perhaps hosting another one in December - but more on that later. It is now time for the Winners to be announced.

Your Winners


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By: KKWriting

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WoodsmokeThe Halloween when I was seven years old, my grandmother was found dead on the old Crawford property. I don't know why she went there, but her Chihuahua dog went missing on the same day so I think she was searching for him. Her body was in the house, in the fireplace. There was nothing wrong with her body. It was as if her soul simply fled.
I told my parents I wouldn't trick-or-treat, because it seemed disrespectful on the day my grandmother died. I couldn't stop thinking about her. The Halloween I was ten I went outside to play, but instead of staying in our yard I walked the .9 kilometres to the Crawford property.
Maybe it was morbid that I went, but I felt that if I saw the place, felt her soul's freedom I might be able to think about her alive instead of dead.
I found the driveway with the old sign saying "CR W  RD  F RM" and walked until I reached the house. It was dusk, and the sun's valedictory rays glinted on the farmhouse windows.
I went in the front door,

By: Stellune

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Whose WitchWhose Witch
16-10-12
It was the general way of things, that a witch was created every time a child was born. Just as in previous generations one spoke of the angel and devil on one's shoulder, in this lifetime it was an angel and a witch. It was generally known that witches were responsible for the bad things you experienced, and, as the good things seemed hard to come by, it was assumed that the angels were dying. So the witches had the job of being both the good and the evil, though some were more inclined to one of the two.
When a person died, or a child was stillborn, a witch was left soulless. That witch would hover above the grave of her person until she faded into nothing. For, while angels could move from one person to the next, witches were bound to one for their lifetime.
It was rare, but it did occur, that a child was born witchless. On these occasions, sometimes, nature would allow a soulless witch to be given a second chance. It was rare; normally the person

By: MagicalJoey

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By: PNWelland

Judges


The Judges:
Thank you to our two wonderful judges, Yathandra and Metarex12 for their hard work.

Prizes


Prize donators please contact the winners. If you haven't received your prize within a week then please contact the donator.

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A llama from: MagicalJoey
A feature of three works of their choice from: MagicalJoey
12 :points: from Comic-Ninja-Whoot

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A llama from: MagicalJoey
A feature of two works of their choice from: MagicalJoey
8 :points: from Comic-Ninja-Whoot

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A llama from: MagicalJoey
5 :points: from Comic-Ninja-Whoot

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A llama from: MagicalJoey
2 :points: from Comic-Ninja-Whoot

Ciao
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KKWriting Featured By Owner Oct 31, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Awwww I won! *happy dance* Congratulations to everyone else to!!
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Stellune Featured By Owner Oct 30, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Ooh thanks, judges! And thanks to everyone putting on this contest. Congratulations to everyone!
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PNWelland Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2012
Wow thanks guys I'm well chuffed. Congrats to the winners!
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007Balel Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2012  Student Writer
Congratulations to the winners!!
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