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I thought writing a thousand-word story would be easy: IT’S NOT!

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After writing a five hundred-forty-four-word story, I figured I’d be able to nail a thousand-word story pretty easily.

Man, was I ever wrong!

This is a lot harder than I thought. My brain just doesn’t work like that I guess. I stare at a blank page, nothing coming to me.

Yet I can write these short forms every week like it’s nothing.

I don’t understand how I can so easily write one-hundred-fifty word stories yet struggle so hard to write a thousand.




Wow! Did you notice that? It was your day flying by. This publication is your place to enjoy stories of 150 words or fewer about plants and people, wild animals and pets, gardens and food, how-to and how-not-to — written to inform and delight. Did I mention humor?

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