How the Cookie Crumbles

Life and scribbles on the far side of SIXTY-FIVE

MORE New ’79 Words Story Challenge’ Entrants…


Thanks so much for this opportunity, Chris. It’s wild to find myself among such a fantastic and diverse group of writers. So many distinct stories and style. Love them all.

Chris The Story Reading Ape's Blog

79 WSC

I’m delighted to see that many of you STILL seem to be having fun rising to the 79 Word Challenge set byAuthor Andrew Joyce.

For anyone who still doesn’t know what this is all about and catch up with the previous 35 entrants, clickHEREto check out Andrew’s story and challenge, then:

HERE to see the first seven great entries

HERE to see the second post with ten more stories

HERE to see the third post with twelve stories

HERE to see the fourth post with six stories



(To visit the writers blogs, click on their names or photos)

The Train by Jane Dougherty

Jane Dougherty

The train raced along the disused track.

Rocking from side to side it clattered along the rusted rails, catching in the faint beam of its headlamps the brighter eyes of rodents and the wary fox, and…

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Author: Let's CUT the Crap!

I'm getting a little LONG in the tooth and have things to say about---ouch---AGEing. I believe it's certainly a state of mind but sometimes it's nice to hear that you're NORMAL. I enjoy reading by the truckload. I'm a grandma but I don't feel OLD although I'm not so young anymore. My plan is to stick it out as long as I can on this lovely planet and only will leave it kicking and screaming!

8 thoughts on “MORE New ’79 Words Story Challenge’ Entrants…

  1. Tess, I’m delighted that you took time to do the 79 word challenge. I always enjoy your stories. This one was vivid as ever. Mega hugs!


  2. Your usual tight, emotion-filled prose. I’m amazed how many authors entered this contest. Wonderful writing!


  3. Pimple faced brother hee-hawed like a donkey. Love your writing as always Tess.


  4. Really fab Tess, I read all ten stories!


  5. Honoured to be in your company there Tess! 🙂 ❤