Stories by Emily Macdonald

Official Writing Portfolio

Notebook and Pen
 

Emily Macdonald

London UK

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Published Stories

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Plucky Backpackers in the Lynmouth Flood
The Phare

June 2022

Flash Fiction

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You see a bear..
Paragraph Planet

25th June, 2022

Micro Fiction 75 words story

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WHEN THE SCHOOL BELL RINGS GIVING REPRIEVE FROM THE PLAYGROUND GOSSIP
National Flash Fiction Day

June 2022

Micro Fiction - 11 sentences, 11 words each.

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Chickens and Ducks
National Flash Fiction Day

June, 2022

Micro Fiction - a pair of related stories

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Helping The Words Go Down
National Flash Fiction Day

June 2022

Micro Fiction

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THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING
National Flash Fiction Day

June, 2022

Micro Fiction

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WAYS I CAN BECOME FAMOUS IN THE GUINNESS BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS
National Flash Fiction Day

June 2022

Micro Fiction

Piano Keys

Improvisation
Flash Fiction (music theme)
Syncopation Literary Journal

June 2022

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Disenchantment in Three Recipes
RETREAT WEST Runner-Up - Flash Themed Contest (Forest)

June 2022

This is a great place to showcase a sample of your written work or write a short description about your project. Did you collaborate on a print or multimedia project? If so, dazzle your visitors with images and video. Make sure to include a link to the full live project or document so readers can enjoy the entire piece.

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Cashing up with Beryl
Paragraph Planet

5th June 2022

75 word micro

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DELRAILMENT
VIRTUAL ZINE

May 2022

 Flash Fiction

Image by Joel Wyncott

Twelve Etudes

Writers Playground, 4th Place

Short Story Competition - time bound with criteria

May 2022

Short Story

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The Balham Hunt
Funny Pearls

May 2022

Short Story

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The Complaint of the Zalto Crystal Wine Glass,
Bright Flash Literary Review

April 2022

Flash Fiction

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FORGET ME NOT YOU DOUBLE HEADED TWO FACED PRINCESS
GLOPE SOUP Micro Competition Finalist
Theme - yellow

 March 2022

Micro

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The Outhouse at Port Waikato
Reflex Fiction
Longlisted
Flash Fiction

Feb 2022

This is a great place to showcase a sample of your written work or write a short description about your project. Did you collaborate on a print or multimedia project? If so, dazzle your visitors with images and video. Make sure to include a link to the full live project or document so readers can enjoy the entire piece.

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The Agnes Riley Memorial Garden,
Virtual Zine
Creative Non-fiction

October 2021

Creative Non Fiction

Image by Joe Gomez

Aircooled VW Baja
Runner Up
Retreat West
Flash Fiction Competition Theme Echo

December 2021

Runner Up, Flash Fiction.  Theme: Echo

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Where the Spiders Were, Hammond House
Shortlisted, Short Story
Theme: Stardust

Feb/March 2022

Short Listed.  Short Story.  Theme: Stardust.

Image by Mathieu Le Roux

Casting for Bigger Fish in the Sea,

Globe Soup  Micro Competition

Finalist

Theme: Envy

August 2021

Finalist, Micro Fiction. Theme: Envy

Image by Adrian Swancar

Working From Home, Globe Soup
Finalist
Micro Competition, Theme: Sloth

July 2021

Finalist Micro Fiction.   Theme: Sloth

Image by Tetiana Bykovets

Regifting 
Winner, Micro Competition,
Theme:Bloom
Retreat West

July 2021

Winner, Micro Fiction.  Theme: Bloom

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Stopping The Morris Traveller,
Reflex Fiction
Flash Fiction

May 2021

Flash Fiction

Image by Sharon McCutcheon

The Stickiness of Ice Rings, Reflex Fiction

May 2021

Flash Fiction

Image by Sam Warren

Ford Impala, A Car for Grown Men,
Reflex Fiction
Flash Fiction

April 2021

Flash Fiction

Image by Estée Janssens

Big Boys Don't Cry,
Globe Soup
Winner 7 day Short Story writing challenge
Genre Crime

Feb 2021

Winner, Inaugural 7 day writing challenge. Short Story.