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Enjoyed each story, difficult to choose a favorite! Please feel free to quote limited text from this article on condition that an active link to this page is included. I for example contribute articles on travel, astronomy, politics and many other subjects besides these short stories. https://issuu.com/thelovehopepeacejournal/docs/fin... Paula; Thanks Paula. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on November 18, 2018: M.Soto; Thanks very much for commenting, and glad you like them. It’s as if your favorite teacher were explaining the word to you. Easy-to-understand definitions, with illustrations and links to further reading. Illustrated Mathematics Dictionary. Satan smiled. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on January 30, 2012: Many thanks TeddyAldo for that really nice comment. Download the number one free dictionary app with English language learning tools built for every level of learner. TO ENTER THE MINI SAGA COMPETITION. I'll try it!!! Browse the definitions using the letters below, or use the Search above. I agree very much that word exercises like this do make for good literary competitions. To celebrate creativity and what it means to me personally, I decided to create this wonderful mini album capturing my memory keeping process – which is surprisingly big part of my daily life! Sparks revitalised my soul. You were to create a narrative in 75 words or less. Thoughts drifting to memories. My heart was heavy, my soul lifeless. One hand snaked towards the tap and turned rapidly. But Letterpile is just a creative writing subdivision of 'HubPages' - a content site where anyone who wishes to write, can contribute articles (in English) on any subject they like. I loved Gamblers sin because it was like a trick question. HubPages provides templates or 'capsules' for text, or for photos, graphs, videos etc, and the writer can then use these as he/she wishes to create an article. “Trekking with Sherpas? Dreamer at heart from Northern California on March 18, 2012: This is a good idea for a hub pages contest. But it was dull. Maybe there is. #T07 at the best online prices at eBay! Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on March 11, 2011: Thanks for your nice comments Marie; very sweet! Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on March 07, 2018: Billie Raucci and Anil.K.R; thank you both very much for you comments. Hard to pick just one. I'll try penning 50-word stories. Not an easy thing to do and make them interesting. Alun: Here is what may have happened next in "Strangers Home and Abroad": Charlie and Marge returned from holiday. but also really enjoyed The Gambler's Sin, Fun With the Beatles and An Old Fashioned Long Distance Relationship. Your parents might complain that the abandoned, run-down house two blocks away is a canker on your neighborhood.. Thanks for sharing. But the fan’s team won, so he went home happy. So whilst there unfortunately isn't a facility to post stories on this page of mine, you could easily write a page all of your own on HubPages, and post all your students' stories there. A midfielder broke an opponent’s leg. As you can tell by the poll, they are equally popular. Charlie and Marge loved cultural adventure; meeting strangers, making friends. As part of the submittal process, I had to write a 50-word bio. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on December 20, 2011: Thank you very much sofs for visiting and for giving a really nice comment like that. A mini saga is a fun way to tell a story in 50 words exactly, with a title of no more than 16 words. Shasta Matova from USA on December 18, 2011: I wanted to let you know that I really liked this hub, and am including it in my hub which lists my favorite hubs I've read this week. Glad you liked it :-). Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on December 13, 2011: Thank you Millionaire Tips!Your visit and comments are appreciated! What a task I’ve set myself! Thanks for the idea! mini_badge_dah10003. Better tell the next door neighbour,” warned Charlie. It was one that I particularly enjoyed writing. It was a fun exercise. Their long-gone neighbor's note read, "Always check references.". What a great writing exercise. With love, my children laughed and squeezed my hand and needed me so much. 100 Word Sample Test. Their challenge was to write a story in exactly 50 words: not one more and not one less. It's not easy to do, but it's an interesting exercise for any budding writer to try, concentrating the mind as it does on succinctness and clarity of writing. Oh! I awoke to a grey morning. It was enjoyable to write these. You came up with some insightful mini-stories. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on December 10, 2016: Felipe; Thanks Felipe - It's always nice to see other peoples' contributions, and it's interesting to read about the challenge you set for your students. Some of them were very funny. The shower spat icy venom. $4.05. Don't worry about surrounding whitespace -- we'll ignore it. Suzie from Carson City on April 06, 2018: Alun....Creative, clever, fun to read. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on April 26, 2018: at; Thank you 'at'. Times games have captivated solvers since the launch of the Crossword in 1942. "If you win, untold riches; your soul if you lose.". This mini-dictionary was inspired by the novel and imaginative use of language in the following publications: The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown; The Dice Man by Luke Rhinehart; Lullaby by Chuck Palahniuk; The Time Travellerâ€™s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger; Moon Dust by Andrew Smith; The Third Policeman by Flann O'Brien. Number, Word and Dots Mini Jigsaws 21-50 Number, Word and Dots Mini Jigsaws 21-50 . Write a story featuring a candle. Really moved me. Once you've started, you will see how relieved you are and how much you have to confess. His team’s striker dived in the box to claim an undeserved penalty. It should contain exactly 50 words, plus a title of up to 15 characters. Much appreciated. One nil. Making up words is a fun way to pass the time. A note from their housesitter said, “Welcome home.”. Is there anything you won't confess? Memory Box Rubber Stamps HULA PENQUIN TROPICAL VACATION MINI#T07. Camping with the Berbers?”. 'Love' was wonderful. It was fun composing them :) Alun. is 1. Preview Related Items . Words related to mini scant , insufficient , slight , meager , limited , small , pint-sized , poor , short , paltry , young , miniature , modest , cramped , microscopic , narrow , minuscule , small-scale , insignificant , teeny I enjoyed them all particularly "Strangers Home and Abroad". I love your stories and voted on them.. Have a great day ..God Bless:). Many years ago, the Daily Telegraph (a prominent, respected newspaper in the UK) ran a writing competition. Thanks for the share. Alun. Some of the stories were easier than others to write; the biggest problem of course, is when you write something you're really proud of - and then you find it's about ten words too long! Your comment seemed a trifle unusual, so I decided to add up the words and, yes, there are of course fifty. A slightly modified version of 'What's an Alien?' MultiLit Pty Ltd (Making Up Lost Time In Literacy) is a leading provider of effective literacy instruction in Australasia. The pantry was bare. I like the alien,true intelligence, and computer dating. It is a community of writers. Wilson thought, decided, and drew an Butt. I liked the '50 word 'short story as well as the ' alien' one. Voted up. These 104 books include the following 104 words:a, all, am, an, and, are, at, ate, away, be, because, big, black, blue, Something that is distinctively smaller than other members of its type or class. - was published in 2010. (Not limited to the moral of the story) 6. An aggressive alien creature visited our planet. I think i could do better though. I am a teacher of English in Peru, and in one of the lessons we were dealing with short stories and the challenge for the students in class was to come up with a fifty-word story. I voted in the poll for True Intelligence? Sorry! I think I did it, don't you?..........Peace, Paula. Mini Word Games - Baker Ross. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on May 27, 2013: Thanks John; cheers for visiting and for commenting. Alun: I feel shame-faced for giving Charlie and Marge such a dark ending. Includes a mini-workbook filled with easy how-to's, fun activities, and write-and-learn pages to give kids practice writing the words too. “But playing with the Devil is unforgiveable. Write your mini saga, add the title and your name. Very saucy/spicy. I loved the 50 word and the beatles mania one. So incidentally, is this reply! In other words, when I came across a word with which I was unfamiliar, I looked it up and added it to this compilation - and yes, there were even words in The Da Vinci Code which stumped me! I guess I'm old. The old man sat outside, whiskey in hand. Great hub, voted up awesome, interesting and useful. Today the letter finally arrived, so colour flooded my day. Pandoras Box from A Seemingly Chaotic World on February 02, 2011: My fave is Strangers Home and Abroad, but the Deadly Encounter was a very close second. 10/10. In a past life, his work could be found in Word Riot, RipRap, The Legendary, and Boston Literary Magazine. In Tucson there was a paper called The Tucson Weekly and they had a section called Dust Devils. I see you've only just joined HubPages. Must be tough! Writing, typing, pushing keys with intensity, things you do when you need to release your repressed emotions and thoughts. Glad I found your profile...enjoying your work! Get back with her.”. Play Word Games on Miniclip. Fascinating. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on March 29, 2013: Thank you very much Angelina for your visit. I think the top three ones are Gamblers Sin, What's an alien, and Fifty words. I submitted several pieces and had two published back in the 1990s. Josef Lemoine is a Filipino-American writer living in Southern California with his wife, son, and daughter. Nice concept. Very thorough and logical, he spent months scoring every respondent out of one thousand, cross-referencing virtues and failings; writing hundreds of emails, analysing their replies. :) It is an exercise which I like because it teaches discipline and the value of brevity and conciseness in writing and yet grants immediate reward - it doesn't take months or years to complete and publish your story as it does when writing a book! min′i adj. Their garden, no longer a blight, was blooming with flowers and vegetables. Linda Bilyeu from Orlando, FL on April 06, 2018: Very cool concept! A minisaga, mini saga or mini-saga is a short story based on a long story. Going to look at them again before I vote. “Well, she loves you, and all you need is love. Oh well, it's still great when someone else chooses to share your work in their publication! Always nice to hear which stories are peoples' favourites. Sold As A Single Unit Preschool-Early Childhood Grade Level Category: Teaching Resources / Language Arts / Readers / Readers Excellent reading material for early childhood Short Name: Book Sight Word Readers Individual Pack Book - Game Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on December 03, 2011: A much happier, more satisfactory ending to their overseas vacation! Not sure I would wish such an ending for Charlie and Marge's holidday though - I prefer happy endings to holidays! I did read your comment - and I counted the words in your comment, so I know that you did try. Maurice loved his computer and loved internet dating. 2. These Little Stories. With more than 2 million trusted definitions and synonyms, the Dictionary.com English dictionary and thesaurus app for Android is optimized with your mobile device in mind to help you learn English or improve your English vocabulary. Hope you enjoy doing some of your own! The intelligent man knew nothing that mattered. “I’ve got a feeling it’s because you kissed another girl - Julia - the night before”. If I would choose one word for this new year, it would be creativity. Glad you like the page, Nithya, and 'Love'. Exactly 50 words. 3. I can’t do it! Mini Word Vector Images (over 270) Mini Words: Top Games. Description Printable mini 2-piece jigsaws where children match together the numeral with the number-word. It's an easy way of writing a web page without having to create a website of your own. I like your 50 word mini stories. :) Alun. I'm going to give this a try. Genocide is the intentional action to destroy a people—usually defined as an ethnic, national, racial, or religious group—in whole or in part. $6.00 + shipping . Alun. This collection of mini-stories is currently on 'Letterpile'. PDF DOWNLOAD FREE. Can you write a story in just 50 words? But fifty words—no more, no less—that’s not so easy. Shortened words with apostrophes count as one (eg. It is an adjective.” —Post on studymode.com, 30 October 2013. SUGGEST A RESOURCE . Please read before entering. $5.40. So long live revisionism: As their house came into view Charlie and Marge gasped. The stupid man died surrounded by friends. A month now to fade to grey until my next awakening. In medicine, cankers are ulcers that are difficult to treat (the word is closely related to cancer). I love the idea of mini stories. Shasta Matova from USA on December 13, 2011: These are all great! Sample stories are provided with ideas for plot. “The house will be empty. Find more ways to say mini, along with related words, antonyms and example phrases at Thesaurus.com, the world's most trusted free thesaurus. It's quick and easy. The title should not exceed 15 words, but often long titles apparently sink a promising story. Billie Raucci from Illinois on January 27, 2018: Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on January 17, 2018: Finn Liam Cooper; It's so nice to see your work in print isn't it! A Mini-Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words . This is one of several pages of original poetry, prose and reflection by this author which comment on many aspects of the human condition. unLove; Tweet | A list of 119 words by swa110w. Now, twenty-six different letters in one sentence—that’s an easy thing to do; "the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog." There had been a fire in the study. I love all the stories!!! Great original work. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on December 09, 2013: Vellur; Thank you very much for your visit and for those votes and accolades. I should explain that this is not my site. 2. It's really nice to read them. I fear that I am influenced by having watched a series of old Alfred Hitchcock films, such as "Vertigo" and "Strangers on a Train" (the original with Robert Walker Sr. and Farley Granger). Our top Word games are Crickle Breeze, Word Sailing, and Word Vine - and we have over 6 other Word games to enjoy! I'm going to give it a go though. Tip: Add several words or phrases at once by separating them with semicolons. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Rubber Stamps MICRO MINI WORD SHEEP! Some are intended to be serious comments on human nature, others are humorous, and one is just an attempt to get as many Beatles song titles as possible into a story. Any theme is accepted and the number of entries is unlimited. His goalkeeper sneakily handled outside the box. “Daft old woman,” he cursed at the graveside, “squandering all that money on a stupid dog, instead of leaving it to her loved ones who could’ve used it.”. If you give us the green light, we would appreciate it. I hope that helps, and if you decide to join, I look forward to welcoming you as a fellow member to HubPages, and I'll give you any support I can! Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on February 12, 2014: Thank you slowpokevoyager. It resented our differences. Fifty words! The Oxford Dictionary Online is a warehouse of over 100,000 words. I thought they were all quite good actually. That time, those stories, that other time, those other stories. See more. :), Linda Bilyeu; Thanks Linda - do give it a try. They found the basement of their house flooded to the top of the stairs. So you lose.”, “What shall we do on holiday?” Charlie asked Marge. BRITTO MINI POLYRESIN WORD – LAUGH. I am grateful. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on November 23, 2016: Felipe; Thanks! Miniature definition, a representation or image of something on a small or reduced scale. It should have a beginning, a middle and an end, and some period of time should pass through the story. Thanks also to pedro and laioM6valentina. I'm, you've). 1. "But it's unforgivable to play with the Devil so you lose.". I like 'What's an Alien" and "The Faithful Companion". Lots of people have been writing these, and they’re known under various names; drabbles (100 words), mini-sags (usually 50 or 60 words), and micro stories are some of the more common terms. Remember to have fun. The title of the story is not part of the overall word count, but it still cannot exceed seven words. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on February 02, 2011: Thanks to both Pandoras Box and ahorseback for your kind comments. avid gardener from Florida on February 03, 2011: I actually had a few favorites but you can only vote for one. An intelligent man spent his life studying, learning everything about everything. Get the lowdown on every word. Thanks also to Chloe and Teena for your comments. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on June 11, 2015: Jodah; Thanks John. However, the title requirement is not always enforced and sometimes eliminated altogether. With love, my girlfriend stared into my eyes, squealing "Yes!" I'm not keen on Michael Jackson, but like some of Elvis's work, and love the Beatles - hence the decision to write them into a 50 word essay! With love, my mother gave birth and nurtured me. Thank you for sharing your unique mini-storytelling skills, voted up, etc.. Greensleeves Hubs (author) from Essex, UK on September 08, 2011: Thanks for visiting 2uesday, and for voting in the poll. But it's an interesting exercise to try, and I guess to follow up on your point, these stories are a way in which anyone can be creative, without having to devote their lives to writing a full blown book or a play. RELATED ITEMS . :), i loved what are aliens it was amazing and funny. 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