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Writer Wars: Odd Jobs

By reidfaylorJuly 22, 2014
Breathe it in, writers—that's the pleasant scent of a brand new Writer Wars. "It smells like hot dogs!" You're right. I ... I don't know why that is. Weird. Last week's prompt had you all write stories about people with one-of-a-kind jobs, and you delivered tales of sup More  →
Writer Wars: Odd Jobs

Writer Wars: Two Sentence Horror Winners!

By reidfaylorJuly 16, 2014
This week's Writer Wars winner slideshow is a little different. Last week's prompt had everyone write two sentence horror stories, and since there were so many and they were so short, I decided to illustrate not one, not two, not even three, but four shorts. The Sparklers' More  →
Writer Wars: Two Sentence Horror Winners!

Writer Wars: Two Sentence Horror

By reidfaylorJuly 15, 2014
The day is upon us again, my dear writers—the day of WRITER WARS. If you're new to this, take comfort in the fact that this is easily the friendliest war you'll encounter. Instead of bombs, we have puns, and instead of blood and murder, we have ... well actually there is a More  →
Writer Wars: Two Sentence Horror

Writer Wars Winner: "An Artist at Heart" by radha24-totlcrzynerdwholuvsbks!

By reidfaylorJuly 10, 2014
Here is this week's Writer Wars winner! Congrats to radha24-totlcrzynerdwholuvsbks on winning.The prompt last week asked writers to craft a story starring an historical figure cast in a new light—murderers turned into saviors, the downtrodden given power. Radha24 took on More  →
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Writer Wars: History Recast

By reidfaylorJuly 8, 2014
I am quite pleased to welcome you to this week's Writer Wars! Yes, there are few things better than a good ol' fashioned WW—a kiss from a friendly animal, a nice cup of soup, or victory over your enemies, to name a few. Last week's prompt was a little more complicated, and More  →
Writer Wars: History Recast

Writer Wars Winner: "Audio Note #157" by MuffinsWillRuleTheWorld!

By reidfaylorJuly 2, 2014
Sparklers, writers, readers, people who stumbled into this by accident from Sparknotes, behold your weekly Writer Wars champion! Last week's prompt asked writers to craft a story about tradition, and MuffinsWillRuleTheWorld wrote the above tale about secret plots, nefariou More  →
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Writer Wars: Tradition

By reidfaylorJune 30, 2014
Writers, I have something I need to share with you. Please don't be alarmed, and please don't get upset. I need to tell you this. Ahem. You guys did a good job on these stories. That's it! Was that way too much build up? Perhaps! But hopefully you now understand just how s More  →
Writer Wars: Tradition
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reidfaylor

Reid Faylor is a stand-up comedian, cartoonist, writer, and whimsically bearded gentleman living in New York City. He owns a cat named Mr. President. You can follow his tumblr at reidfaylor.tumblr.com.

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