Tag Archives: trifextra

Trifextra #92 – Power Shift

In The Scorpio Races, author Maggie Stiefvater writes, “It is the first day of November and so, today, someone will die.”  Give us the next thirty-three words of this story, as you imagine it. *************************************************** Sonja’s lips formed a firm line. “GET … Continue reading

Posted in Trifecta Writing Challenge | Tagged , , , , | 14 Comments

Trifextra #91: Beast Mode

Ok, lets give this Trifextra another run!  This week’s theme: It’s now time for some Trifextra fun. Thirty years ago, Roald Dahl published the book Dirty Beasts, a collection of poems for children about weird and wonderful animals. The last … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | Tagged , , , | 13 Comments

Trifextra #66 – The Origins of the most Dangerous Supervillain of ALL TIME

As a superhero fan, I was very excited when this week’s Trifextra was ammended to include Super(villains)!  And this allows me to give 33 words to my most favorite one of all time:  The Astoundingly Annoying Mr. Mxyxptlk! ************************* An imp … Continue reading

Posted in Trifecta Writing Challenge | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

Trifextra #65 – #UndeadWorldProblems

So, the fine editors over at Trifecta gave us free reign to write this week’s Trifextra on whatever I want!  I just have to use at least one of these confangled “Compound Modifiers” like “fine-toothed” or “hot-buttered”.  But the benefit … Continue reading

Posted in Trifecta Writing Challenge | Tagged , , , | 20 Comments

Trifecta Week 74: Sealed – Cont’d

  (So thanks to the positive response to my previous Trifextra entry “Sealed” and to the general agreement that such a cliffhanger needed to be explored further, I’m going to give this a shot and actually continue one of these stories … Continue reading

Posted in Trifecta Writing Challenge, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Trifextra Week Sixty Four – “Sealed”

This weekend we’re asking for exactly 33 of your own words plus the following three words: charge century lost ************************************************************ “Sealed” We’ve lost containment of the specimen. It will be decades, maybe a century before its safe to leave the … Continue reading

Posted in Random Thoughts | Tagged , | 21 Comments

Trifextra: Week Fifty-Nine

Weekend Trifextra: Week Fifty-Nine John could feel the strain causing beads of sweat to trickle down his forehead. Make them all GO AWAY. Smoke poured in, thick, choking.  John screamed and opened his eyes. I’m so close… Photo credit: Bérenger … Continue reading

Posted in Trifecta Writing Challenge | Tagged , | 7 Comments