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20 August 2010


Sophie Playle

Fun task! I'm still the other way around though: huge word counts make my head spin.


Practice Makes Perfect

When she climbed through the mirror, she didn’t realise it was a one-way portal. Her prose and poetry looked like scribbles to the mirror-people. She screwed up the inky paper and started again, using a mirror to help her write backwards so that once again her stories could be read.

(50 words exactly, excluding title)


Don't know, but I'd like to try. I always found writing short stories hard to do while I was taking a Creative Writing course on Community college. I knew early on I wanted to write novel-length, well, novels and found it difficult to just stop at a designated word count. Like I said, though, I'd like to try it.

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