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Group 17

Word Assignment:  witness

 

TOP 5 STORIES / WRITERS

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

 

"With God as my witness, I will never go to Hungary again!" shouted the self-proclaimed King of Goulash as they ran him out of Budapest. CREATED BY Marin Untiedt [17]


She watched the defendant's face contort as the guilty verdict was read. Smiling, she whispered, "I'm a great wife but a terrible witness." CREATED BY Rebecca Brogan [17] *AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER


"My children! Witness the power of the solar eclipse!" Thus the Cult of the Sun forever became known as the Cult of the Blind. CREATED BY Samuel Briggson [17]


“Can I get a witness?” he cried to the packed pews in a sweaty fervor. Baptized in cold silence, it was the first time he bombed as pastor. CREATED BY Mark Maynard [17]


Too often had the Ape been witness to the jungle’s savagery. Depression took over, and he sought succor in herbs, thus starting evolution. CREATED BY saida Acevedo [17]

 

 

TOP 25 STORIES:

What would happen if you strapped a piece of bread with peanut butter on a cat’s back and dropped it three feet? I’d like to witness that. CREATED BY Brent Vaughn [17]


He was a witness for God, in his black suit on his black bicycle with his black Bible. He wanted to save my soul. I wanted another fix. CREATED BY Katrina Robinson [17]


"You are all witness to God's righteousness," said the televangelist as the gilded chandelier crashed to the stage, killing him instantly. CREATED BY Kevin Garbee [17]


"With God as my witness, I will never go to Hungary again!" shouted the self-proclaimed King of Goulash as they ran him out of Budapest. CREATED BY Marin Untiedt [17]


Married for sixty years, she’d done it all. Three kids, two affairs, cancer, remission. She’d been the marriage; he’d been the witness. CREATED BY Mark Maynard [17]


They ordered him to choose. He selected her to witness his execution. After he fell, she took his place. They ordered her to choose. CREATED BY Nicholas Rombes [17]


She watched the defendant's face contort as the guilty verdict was read. Smiling, she whispered, "I'm a great wife but a terrible witness." CREATED BY Rebecca Brogan [17]


The Witness knocked. I looked out and saw him standing there with a knowing smile. "I’m not going to open it," I said through the door. CREATED BY Ruthie Kott [17]


"My children! Witness the power of the solar eclipse!" Thus the Cult of the Sun forever became known as the Cult of the Blind. CREATED BY Samuel Briggson [17]


Every time I look into my child’s wondrous face, I witness pure love, adoration, and a determination to live life with reckless abandonment. CREATED BY w Anders [17]


Blood splattered everywhere. “Was there a witness?” “Just the cat” “Any note left on the computer?” “Yeah, the cat wrote jjjjjrr8888888wmm” CREATED BY Brent Vaughn [17]


After spending the day witness to horrors beyond imagining, Bea left the interrogation cntr. to get some chow, and play a game of ping-pong. CREATED BY andrew pritchard [17]


He pushed her, choking her delicate throat. The only witness was Hansel, foreign exchange student, who stayed quiet and hidden in the dark. CREATED BY Katrina Robinson [17]


Vinny took the deal, sure the Witness Protection Program would keep him safe. If only he knew, he'd be the only harelip Italian in Topeka. CREATED BY Kevin Garbee [17]


Witness the tragedy of the motherless boy: the same tawdry, pre-wrapped gift for his ex-wife, new stepmother and lesbian writing partner. CREATED BY Marin Untiedt [17]


“Can I get a witness?” he cried to the packed pews in a sweaty fervor. Baptized in cold silence, it was the first time he bombed as pastor. CREATED BY Mark Maynard [17]


In the village of Witness, Michigan, there is a distant barn. Inside, a man sharpens his axe for his terrible duty. Sparks fill his beard. CREATED BY Nicholas Rombes [17]


"I never thought I would witness the day," she muttered, leaving the church just before her son said "I do" to the little tramp. CREATED BY Rebecca Brogan [17]


Too often had the Ape been witness to the jungle’s savagery. Depression took over, and he sought succor in herbs, thus starting evolution. CREATED BY saida Acevedo [17]


"Permission to treat her as a hostile witness?" The lawyer pleaded with the judge as the clown once again sprayed him with a gag flower. CREATED BY Samuel Briggson [17]


Doug and Becky's surprise wedding was nearly derailed. Alone on the beach with the pastor, they had to grab a fisherman to be their witness. CREATED BY andrew pritchard [17]


I witness the way my mother looks at my father when he’s not paying attention, and I wonder why they got married. CREATED BY Katrina Robinson [17]


I was struck by lightning when I was six. There was no witness, which haunts me. I really want to know if - for even a moment - I glowed. CREATED BY Marin Untiedt [17]


There were 12 murderers: the jurors. 1 victim: the accused. The only unquestionable witness, the judge, was too busy thinking about lunch. CREATED BY saida Acevedo [17]


I lost my job, prayed for Ed McMahon to come. Doorbell rings; it was a Jehovah’s Witness. What a former priest doesn’t need? More Bibles. CREATED BY Sara Pauff [17]
 

 

 

GROUP PARTICIPANTS:

Group Last Name First Name City State / Province Country
17 Abramson Jeffrey Venice CA USA
17 Acevedo Saida New York NY USA
17 Anderson Wendy Aliso Viejo CA USA
17 Briggson Samuel Phoenixville PA USA
17 Brogan Rebecca Ofallon IL United States
17 Costley Geoff Bangkok Bangkok Thailand
17 Elphinstone Janna New York NY USA
17 Falu Jaime Eden Prairie MN USA
17 Garbee Kevin Santa Monica CA USA
17 Gilbertson Drew Lake Stevens WA USA
17 Joines Brian Beaverton OR United States
17 Kott Ruthie Chicago IL USA
17 Lindsay Nelson Portland OR United States
17 Logsdon DonnaJean Webster NY USA
17 Maynard Mark Reno NV United States
17 Ortiz Lupe Dallas TX United States
17 Pauff Sara Columbus Ga USA
17 pritchard andrew hamilton ontario canada
17 Reed Paige Alexandria VA USA
17 Robinson Katrina Charleston SC USA
17 Rombes Nicholas Ann Arbor MI USA
17 Toscano Michael Deer Park NY United States
17 Untiedt Marin Denver Colorado USA
17 Vagefi Joy Philadelphia PA USA
17 Vaughn Brent Chandler AZ USA
17 Victoria Cooper Denver CO United States

 

 

 

 

 

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