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Trifextra – Week Ninety-Eight – Hanging By the Lights

Charles Dickens, in A Christmas Carol, wrote “There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humour.” We are giving you exactly 33 words to make us laugh out loud and spread some festive cheer. – See … Continue reading

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Trifextra – Week Ninety-Two – Revenge

In The Scorpio Races, author Maggie Stiefvater writes, “It is the first day of November and so, today, someone will die.”  Give us the next thirty-three words of this story, as you imagine it.  Take it wherever you like, but make … Continue reading

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Trifextra – Week Ninety-One – A Creature In the Fountain

Here we go with another Halloween themed Trifextra, number 91. . Thirty years ago, Roald Dahl published the book Dirty Beasts, a collection of poems for children about weird and wonderful animals. The last poem, however, is called The Tummy … Continue reading

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Trifextra – Week Ninety – The Prosecution Wins

On now to our quick little Trifextra prompt.  Katherine Paterson, author of Bridge to Terabithia, wrote, “It’s like the smarter you are, the more things can scare you.”  We are looking for a 33-word explanation of what scares you (or your … Continue reading

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Trifextra – Week Eighty-Eight – Zombie Kiss

As you know, Trifecta has a history of dedicating the entire month of October to Halloween.  We’re kicking it off early and easy with this prompt:You’ve found some old books.  On page 3 of one of the books, this illustration … Continue reading

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