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Group 14

Word Assignment:  running

 

TOP 5 STORIES / WRITERS

The writers below advance to the finals kicking off at 7PM EST on Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

 

Growing up I hated how my big brother was always running his mouth. Hooked up to machines, tubes everywhere, now I can’t stand his silence. CREATED BY Annesophia Alexander [14]


Daddy asked who I was running from as I led him back to my dark bedroom. I pointed to the closet and he looked inside as I held my breath. CREATED BY Dyren Billups-Adams [14]


To Do List: hide cash; delete photos; visit girlfriend; send flowers to wife; get teeth whitened. Why? Running for office. CREATED BY Michele Davis [14]


Start running I’ll be on the other side.
How far?
Until you start flying.
I ran and flew towards the light. I saw him again. CREATED BY Estefania Martinez [14] *AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER


In the gladiator ring of Food-topia, James needed to make the best pizza to save his life. He gulped suddenly--he was running out of thyme. CREATED BY Tara Miller [14]

 

 

TOP 25 STORIES:

Growing up I hated how my big brother was always running his mouth. Hooked up to machines, tubes everywhere, now I can’t stand his silence. CREATED BY Annesophia Alexander [14]


Daddy asked who I was running from as I led him back to my dark bedroom. I pointed to the closet and he looked inside as I held my breath. CREATED BY Dyren Billups-Adams [14]


It didn't matter how far I was running, or how much the pain consumed me. All that mattered was she was waiting for me. CREATED BY Jo Anna Van Thuyne [14]


He spent his last night running his fingers over the sheets, tracing the space where her body had been. CREATED BY Julie Pedersen [14]


Pat dashed his head against the door jamb. “Not again! How many times have I told you not to leave the beer keg running? I’m parched!” CREATED BY Judy Hampson [14]


“Up and running! Go go go!” he shouted to the captain of the ship. He took one last look out the window before the view disappeared forever. CREATED BY Megan Kennedy [14]


Age ten, looks eight. Too young to prosecute. Grabs the bag and disappears into the crowd. A child getting rich running drugs. CREATED BY Michele Davis [14]


Got the last seat in spaceship 499. New planet, new life. Things and people look different, seen for the last time. Nostalgia running in. CREATED BY Mila Gisbert [14]


My husband says I'm running up bills, that I don't clean house, and that I'm a slob. He can bite. My boyfriend likes me fine! CREATED BY Leslie Ann Campbell [14]


“Why are you running away?” he leers, waving me over. Hating myself just enough, I will him to pull me into his van, welcoming the release. CREATED BY Annesophia Alexander [14]


I was running out of time. I handed the suitcase into the shadows, heart beating wildly. In return he gave me a cackle, “April fools!” CREATED BY Dyren Billups-Adams [14]


Running through his paperwork, she almost missed the receipt: $2500. Divorce lawyer retainer fee. CREATED BY Julie Pedersen [14]


“I know I’m running away, but so would you if you had THAT behind you!” Jo glared at the snicker bar smirking on the counter. CREATED BY Judy Hampson [14]


Seeing the water running across her naked body caused a crisis of faith within me as I questioned my vow of celibacy; if only for a moment. CREATED BY Doug McIntire [14]


My dog ran away earlier. I spent an hour running around town looking for him. I found him at my ex’s apartment; he always liked her better. CREATED BY Brian Manning [14]


Must… keep… going…. The pain in his side burned icy hot from running for so long, but the man with the steely eyes was still on his heels. CREATED BY Megan Kennedy [14]


To Do List: hide cash; delete photos; visit girlfriend; send flowers to wife; get teeth whitened. Why? Running for office. CREATED BY Michele Davis [14]


I couldn't stop staring at the beauty and strength of her legs running, muscles flexing quickly. Too bad she won't outrun my car. CREATED BY Tara Miller [14]


Our substitute teacher really believed she was running the show that day. I wonder if she stills sees my adorable smile in her nightmares. CREATED BY Annesophia Alexander [14]


“You’re in the running to win… A NEW CAR!” Said Rich. I turned to Drew. “The running?” “Yeah, we’ve only got one, recession and all.” CREATED BY Dyren Billups-Adams [14]


You look like a mermaid threw up inside an Andy Warhol exhibit. My brothers laughed, and I was sick and tired of being the running joke. CREATED BY Jo Anna Van Thuyne [14]


I need a vacation; half of the time I spend running in circles, the other half running in place, and all of that time running on empty. CREATED BY Brian Manning [14]


She sits, watches the spider running across the stage toward her. It hesitates. She casually shifts her feet. Only a black splotch remains. CREATED BY Michele Davis [14]


Start running I’ll be on the other side.
How far?
Until you start flying.
I ran and flew towards the light. I saw him again. CREATED BY Estefania Martinez [14]


In the gladiator ring of Food-topia, James needed to make the best pizza to save his life. He gulped suddenly--he was running out of thyme. CREATED BY Tara Miller [14]
 

 

 

GROUP PARTICIPANTS:

Group Last Name First Name City State / Province Country
14 Alexander Annesophia Saint Petersburg FL 33716
14 Billups-Adams Dyren Pickerington OH USA
14 Campbell Leslie Ann Mobile Alabama USA
14 Carrasco Ursula West New York NJ USA
14 Chulik Amy Chicago IL USA
14 Davis Michele Ivy San Marcos CA USA
14 Davis Joel Berkeley Ca Usa
14 Edwards Jonathan Phoenix AZ United States
14 Gisbert Mila Sydney NSW Australia
14 Goldberg Samantha Boston MA USA
14 Hampson Judy Boonton Township NJ USA
14 Hart Eric Carlisle PA usa
14 Kane Brian Tulsa OK United States
14 Kennedy Megan San Diego CA USA
14 Lanoville Natalie Vancouver British Columbia Canada
14 Manning Brian burbank CA USA
14 Martinez Estefania Miami Beach Florida USA
14 McIntire Doug Leander Texas USA
14 Mercer Greg Toledo Ohio United States
14 Miller Tara Seattle Washington USA
14 Pedersen Julie Chicago IL USA
14 Rowe David Berkeley CA United States
14 Starwalt Jonathon Portland OR USA
14 Thompson Steven London London United Kingdom
14 Van Thuyne Jo Anna Broomall PA 19008
14 worrall paul Toronto ontario Canada

 

 

 

 

 

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