Da good ole rules fo da April writing contes : )

Eh, we get some writers now, uh? Everybody cooking wit gas. So how dis sound to you? Dis month you can write — tree guesses and two no count —

one haiku

or you can write . . . got it?

one piece exactly 100 words

or you can write?

Das right: one piece exactly 1000 words long.

Can guess wot coming next o’wot?

Yeah, it’s da themes fo dis month:

April Fool’s Day



April showers






Status quo

Language class

First Class


First Grade


First kiss


First place


Last place








Das good. Nuff awready. Chance um. Go get um. Now. Serious kine. Staht. Write. Write. Write. Right? Right.


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