Post in the Blog Section with (Blurb 1) following your Book Title. Deadline is Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016. Winner will receive an Amazon gift card.

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Canvas Prompt No. 174

If this ink drawing by Juan Francisco Casas pushes your buttons, spend 30 minutes with it and tell us a story. Post your entry in either the Blog or Longer Stories sections, accordingly, with your title followed by (Canvas 174).

Word Prompt 152

In 15 minutes or less, write a story using the words hyperbole, "acid trip" and stressing. Post it in the length-appropriate section, and put (Prompt 152) following your title.