Wise After the Event!

Hindsight is a wonderful thing apart from when it makes you feel a bit daft. You know those times when something happens and you think ‘Yes, I should have thought of that!’. Well that has happened over at 100WC.net.  As you will know if you visit, we showcase some entries each week as a way of providing even more kudos […]

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week #7

Welcome to any new visitors! This is a weekly challenge that tries to help budding writers by providing a prompt and allowing 100 words to create a piece of writing. It came from the children’s version that is run during term time called ‘the 100 Word Challenge’. This one is for ‘Grown Ups’! You write your post, pop it on your […]

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week #6

As promised, a little explanation of last week’s picture prompt. It was a sculpture by Antony Gormely who is probably best known for his ‘Angel of the North’( see my ‘Northern Angel’)  masterpiece which towers over the A1 near Newcastle. His passion is for steel and the naked body. He has also created a small army of naked figures around […]

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week#4

The quality of writing in the entries last week was really excellent. Once again we had all sorts of takes on the prompt of …their cries were heard…I had expected sorrowful entries but some writers popped their tongues well into their cheeks! There were several with a ‘school’ theme. Do go and read them if you haven’t caught up yet. […]

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week#3

There were some really striking pieces for Week#2 100WCGU with the picture prompt. We had the Beatles, naughty children, broken relationships among others. It is wonderful how the imagination of individuals just see the same picture but interpret it completely differently. Do go and read them if you haven’t already. Now, before giving you this week’s prompt can I explain […]

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100 WC for Grown Ups – Week#2

This is a weekly challenge for all those writers who want to extend their audience to get feedback on their work. Thank you all for your amazing entries last week! We had some truly creative pieces.I was delighted that you took up the challenge. It was really interesting following conversations on Twitter from the teachers who regularly enter their class on the children’s version. Suddenly, they […]

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100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups!

Welcome to the 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups! Following the great success of the ‘100 Word Challenge’ which is a weekly creative challenge for children under 16 years, this is a chance for grownups to show their skills. It is an opportunity to concentrate your writing into a tight word count but still make it creative. Each week a […]

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