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Group 11

 

Challenge #2 assignment

GENRE - Romance

LOCATION - A mountain summit

OBJECT - Nail clippers

 

The title and synopsis for the top 5 stories will be announced here soon.

The top 10 writers in the group will advance to the 2nd round. (* = top 10)

 

Group Standings

          POINTS
  Group Last Name First Name Country Team #1 #2 #3 #4 Total
* 11 Streicher Sarah USA   20 25     45
* 11 Burrows Russell USA   25 14     39
* 11 Marschall Eric USA   22 12     34
* 11 Allen Jason USA Team B 12 20     32
* 11 Power P.A. USA   8 22     30
* 11 Kotzer Avi USA   14 10     24
* 11 Ochsner Laurie USA   16 8     24
* 11 Morgan Stephen USA   5 18     23
* 11 Nazimek Craig USA   18 5     23
* 11 Maldonado Bryan USA     16     16
11 ALLADINA SAFIA Canada   4 6     10
11 Foster Rick usa   6 4     10
11 Whitney Tiffiny Kaye USA   10       10
11 stein william USA   3       3
11 Gore Brendan Australia           0

 

 

Challenge #1 Top 5 Stories

GENRE - Historical Fiction

LOCATION - A subway station

OBJECT - A pencil

 

#1  'Day 342' by Russell Burrows    SYNOPSIS - As kids, we often dream of making history.  Then, there’s times where we are a part of it. 

 

#2  'Orientation' by Eric Marschall    SYNOPSIS - In June of 1927, Jimmy McMurphy lost his job, along with hundreds of others, when the Cincinnati Subway project shut down forever.  His closest friend, Henry Amato, shows up to deliver a message that will change his life even more than the closing of the tunnels. 

 

#3  'The Exhibition of Empire' by Sarah Streicher    SYNOPSIS - A man learns to hate, then to love again. 

 

#4  'The Station' by Craig Nazimek    SYNOPSIS - Many rivalries in sports have deep rooted histories, but only one is worth telling, only one came from violence, and only one has nothing to do with the teams themselves. 

 

#5  'The Man in the Royal Blue Waistcoat' by Laurie Ochsner    SYNOPSIS - Victorian shopgirl Rose Weaver arrives at the London Metro station unaccompanied one evening, her innocent daydreaming interrupted by the theft of her purse.  A mysterious stranger returns it and offers to see her home. 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

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