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January, 2022 prompt
Use one of these situations in your story. You do not need to quote the prompts word-for-word in your story.

Ruby loaded her Glock with four bullets, one for each member of her family.

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Ruby peered through the door's peephole and caught a surprising glimpse of the deliveryman's face before he slipped on his N95 mask.
(01/02/2022: I simplified this prompt to make it less proscriptive)

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Special Focus (see Craft Focus below):
Ruby's goals, obstacles, and stakes (the consequences of achieving or not achieving her goals).
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Contest open for entries until we receive ten stories or 8:00AM Janurary 31, 2022, whichever happens first.
Assuming we don't close early, the contest closes in
Two entries so far. EIght positions available.
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Questions or comments about the contest? Please check the "Crosstimbers Contest FAQ or contact Max Griffin πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ or Carol St.Ann .

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by Max Griffin πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ  •  01-24-22 @ 1:11 pm
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by Sumojo  •  01-24-22 @ 5:10 am
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by iluvhorses  •  01-19-22 @ 11:19 pm
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by D. Reed Whittaker  •  01-13-22 @ 3:53 pm
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by Starling  •  01-09-22 @ 4:59 pm
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by Max Griffin πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ  •  01-07-22 @ 2:01 pm
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by LostGhost: Seeking & Learning  •  01-04-22 @ 10:44 am
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by Sumojo  •  12-21-21 @ 10:57 pm
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by Max Griffin πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ  •  12-21-21 @ 11:49 am

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