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    Posted: 03 Jun 2021 at 12:26pm
Originally posted by DBA Lehane DBA Lehane wrote:

Group 4 / Rom Com / cohabitation/ An Optometrist 

‘Spectrecles’

When William moves into a new home he thought he'd be living alone. Due to a pair of old spectacles, he quickly learns that he's actually cohabiting with the long lost love of his life.

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Not sure if this is actually a romantic ghost story with some comedy crowbarred in. Still, enjoyed the write whatever happens.

Love this premise, heat mate! Would love to read it so I hope you'll post it here!
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Group 11: Drama / Immovable / A Handicapper


Tellers Tale

Logline: The tale of Grayson Teller, a charismatic bookmaker. His riches are made with violence but his suit never gets dirty.
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Group 13 - Thriller / A Prerequisite / A Roommate 

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Frank and Lars embark on a mission to flee a concentration camp; when Lars alters their course, and their plans are thwarted, the boys begin to question whether the reward is worth the risk.

So many Group 13 postings! I’m nervous! Yours all look so intriguing. 
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Group 5 - Comedy/a money-back guarantee/a conductor

The Amazing Lighting Rod

A retired superhero now makes his living as a street performer, 
and is resigned to a life free from responsibility. 
That is until a shady hypnotist comes to town 
who may just give our hero a chance to save the day
once more.
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Group 2: Romance / Disorganised / A prima donna

The Curtain Puller

After Concetta is promoted to Prima Donna, Luca tries to confess his feelings for her, only for Marcello to stand in his way.


I've never written romance and I'm not confident with this one but I liked my idea.

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Originally posted by mjknlr mjknlr wrote:

Group 10: Mystery / a cover-up / an outdoorsman

No Strad

A concert violinist finds himself in hot water when an instrument on loan from a ruthless drug lord is stolen while in his possession.

Happy with how it turned out but man alive this was a taxing round for me.


Instant danger and tension!   I like it!
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Group 11: Drama / Immovable / A Handicapper


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A heavyweight boxer puts everything on the line as he fights for the

national title.


Looking forward to seeing what other folk did with "a handicapper".

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Originally posted by Iressa Iressa wrote:

Originally posted by Graham Brand Graham Brand wrote:

Group 10: Mystery / a cover-up / an outdoorsman.

Meera's Choice

A retiring detective takes his city-trained successor up a mountain in the Lake District to recount the events of a murder twenty years before.


Hi group mate!  Intriguing premise.  I like the setting; a good place to reveal a mystery.

Thanks. I'm looking forward to reading all our takes on this prompt.

Originally posted by mjknlr mjknlr wrote:

Group 10: Mystery / a cover-up / an outdoorsman

No Strad

A concert violinist finds himself in hot water when an instrument on loan from a ruthless drug lord is stolen while in his possession.

Happy with how it turned out but man alive this was a taxing round for me.

How hot is the water, I wonder!
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Originally posted by DBA Lehane DBA Lehane wrote:

Group 4 / Rom Com / cohabitation/ An Optometrist 

‘Spectrecles’

When William moves into a new home he thought he'd be living alone. Due to a pair of old spectacles, he quickly learns that he's actually cohabiting with the long lost love of his life.

—-

Not sure if this is actually a romantic ghost story with some comedy crowbarred in. Still, enjoyed the write whatever happens.

hi heatmate-
love this take on the prompts, can't wait to read it!
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Originally posted by LoneWolf2021 LoneWolf2021 wrote:

Originally posted by LeilaLay LeilaLay wrote:

Group 12: Ghost Story, a coincidence, a custodian
 
Excited to read these!

The Ghostodians
Sometimes all we need is a little acknowledgement to really come to life.

(Yes, I made up a word/ghost thing to hammer home the prompt...)

Love the title. LOL

Haha thank you! Yours sounds very intriguing and am excited to check it out!!!

Originally posted by Popsicle Crows Popsicle Crows wrote:



We need to make LeilaLay's word Ghostodians a new entry into Oxford Dictionary.


Hahaha, thank you - I appreciate this and can't wait to read your entry this time! Your logline is brilliant :) (P.S. Mine ended up having almost no dialogue - Death's Apprentice must have inspired me!) 

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