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09/14/06
Love it! The added bonus of rhyming lines was a superb touch. Good job!
09/15/06
How cute! This was a very entertaining read. The rhyming really added to this piece and culminating with "Sue, put a geranium in it" was especially funny. Great job!
09/16/06
Very amusing! Loved the rhyming banter between your character and her friend. A black thumb? Now that's what I call a thorn in the flesh! Loved the last line. yeggy
09/18/06
A witty write, and a delightful read. Kudos.
09/19/06
Too cute! Loved the "Mary Mary quite contrary..." rhymes. AND the slammed receiver: "“Sue, put a geranium in it,” I yelled and slammed down the receiver." I mean how great that you're letting your character be so emotionally authentic. ;-D

09/20/06
I liked the repeated “How does your garden grow” refrain and the very poetic replies. I think that I must also have a black thumb!
09/21/06
What a fun story! I just loved your "Mary Mary quite contrary" refrain too, and the wonderful message. So clever - congrats!!!
09/23/06
Congratulations, Sue. A great story with humor and a message! I enjoyed this a lot.
05/09/07
Apologies for contacting you this way but we need your bio note please for the Faithwriters book "Hidden in the Hymns". Can you please contact me?