Category Archives: WriteWorld Challenges

An Introduction to the WriteWorld Challenges

When I’m stuck or feeling morose, I like to take up writing challenges from writeworld, a wonderful website that frequently posts random¬†images and quotes for inspiration. My personal challenge is always to finish one before I start another, which may well contribute to the decline in quality towards the end, but does help with the self-discipline!

Below you will find my various challenge responses. They are mostly short stories and flash fiction, though you might find a comic or an essay somewhere. Feedback of any kind is always most appreciated.



Thinking back, it was a rare moment of clarity to¬†have given Mother Kisembo such insight into Maartje’s character. “You are a muddy sort of sentimentalist,” she’d said. “Whatever you hold, it doesn’t matter so long as you stick tight to it.”

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