#6wordstory Prompt: TREASON Winners

Well done this week’s #SixWordStory winners! Next prompt will be published at 9am GMT tomorrow

Wonderwall

The reveal of the top stories about betrayals particularly against monarch country aka Treason. Well done all!

In third place:

Chose money over his own country.

By Sweta

In 2nd place

His arrow missed his corrupt king.

By Sheryl

In first place

“My friends dagger struck the deepest

Dark Netizen

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In memoriam

I wanted to write something to mark the 100th anniversary of Wilfred Owen’s death on 4th November 1918. This from fellow blogger Lit.gaz pretty much says it all though.

LIT.GAZ.

2013-09-19 10.17.45 sommeWilfred Owen is etched on the collective British memory of the Great War in a way that no other poet is. I first came across Anthem For Doomed Youth and Dulce Et Decorum Est in the fourth form at school, in the late 1960s, long before I met any other poetry from that time. So what is it that makes Owen stand out, and is he better than the others?

His own tragic story adds poignancy to his legacy; certainly he was not the only poet to be killed in the war, but the story of his death in battle only a week before the Armistice, and the receipt of the dreaded telegram by his parents in Shrewsbury on Armistice day as the rest of the townsfolk celebrated the end of four and a half years of insanity cannot fail to move us. He died a hero, and he died…

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Six word story challenge enter until 9pm Thursday 8th November

Remember remember the 5th of November, your prompt from Wonderwall this week is….

Wonderwall

Following on from Kirsty’s prompt History, a prompt based upon a historical event that occurred 413years ago this month but, is remembered in the UK each November 5th: The attempt to blow up parliament when the King was due to attend therefore termed Treason.

The prompt is TREASON however feel free to think of it as betrayal if that makes it easier.

Further information

See some tips here!

Words that speak volumes

The challenge was originally created and hosted for several years by Nicola over at Sometimes Stellar Storyteller. Myself and Kirstywrites now take in turns to host.

It is a fun, informal challenge. Great for interacting with other micro fiction writers.

How it works:

Each Saturday at 9am (GMT) *on one of our two blogs we publish prompt for you to use to create a six word story.

The challenge closes to entries at 9pm the following…

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Your Daily Word Prompt – Public – November 3, 2018

If anyone’s looking for another regular writing prompt, Sheryl who is one of six word story superstars, publishes a daily prompt here. Go check it out!

Your Daily Word Prompt

November 2.png⇑Click the banner to visit November’s prompt Page ⇑

Daily Prompts – Words and Images

To participate in This Daily Prompt, all you have to do is publish a post on your own blog that responds to the prompt. It can be words, images anything that you like. Put the link (listed below) in your post to create the automatic pingback. You can leave a link to your post in the comments if you wish.

Today’s Word:    Public  

Please link to this prompt in your post by using this URL link in the text of your post or at the end of your post:

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2018/11/03/your-daily-word-prompt-public-November-3-2018/

Make sure to check out the comment links and pingbacks to view other posts inspired by today’s prompt.

Thank you and happy blogging. 

-Sheryl

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