Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm, Sweden | Google Maps

This week Pegman takes us to Stockholm, Sweden. Your mission is to write up to 150 words inspired by the location. Feel free to use the image supplied with the prompt or wander around the area yourself and choose your own inspiration.

Once your piece is polished, share it with others using the linkup below. Reading and commenting on others’ stories is part of the fun!

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Grand Canyon, Arizona, US

Bright Angel Trail, Grand Canyon, AZ | Google Maps

I hope you brought your hiking boots because this week Pegman takes us to the Grand Canyon in Arizona, United States. The Grand Canyon is one of the seven natural wonders of the world, and wonder of wonders you can actually hike into the canyon via streetview. There are also photo spheres across various locations.

The virtual hikes aren’t immediately obvious on google maps, but when you zoom in, you can hike Bright Angel Trail, South Kaibab Trail, Grandview Trail, or even visit the Phantom Ranch

Your mission is to write up to 150 words inspired by the location. Once your piece is polished, share it with others using the link up below. Reading and commenting on others’ work is part of the fun!

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Posted in Arizona, North America, United States | 5 Comments

Calling All Flash Fiction Ninjas

When I’m not hosting Pegman, working on my latest novel, or ubering my kids to all parts, I’m an editor over at 101words.org. We’re currently in search of good storytellers, and I know Pegman has them.

If you’d like to submit a 101 word story, I’d love to hear from you! I know there are so many talented storytellers who share their work here on Pegman.

You can learn more about the guidelines and submit here. You can submit up to one story a week. Get exposure, get feedback, and hone your writing skills. Looking forward to your stories!

– Karen

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Svay Rieng Province, Cambodia

Svay Rieng Province, Cambodia | © Google Maps

This week Pegman takes us to the Svay Rieng Province in Cambodia. Your mission is to write up to 150 words inspired by the location. Feel free to use the photo supplied with the prompt or find your own view of the region using either Google’s street view or photo spheres.

Once your piece is polished, share it with others using the link up below. Reading and commenting on others’ stories is part of the fun!

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If you’d like to Suggest a Location to Pegman, I’d love to hear from you.

Karen

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Bran Castle, Romania

Bran Castle, Romania | Google Maps

This week Pegman takes us to Bran Castle in Romania. It seems a fitting finale to a month of spooky locations. Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is to write up to 150 words inspired by the location. Feel free to choose from a photo sphere in the castle itself or wander around surrounding Romania and find a streetview that inspires you.

Once your piece is polished, share it with others at the linkup below. Reading and commenting on others’ work is part of the fun!

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New Orleans, Louisiana

Lafayette Cemetery, New Orleans, Louisiana | Save Our Cemeteris Jean Mensa Google Maps

How I love New Orleans…I can’t believe I’ve missed this location.

This week Pegman takes us to New Orleans, Louisiana, a place steeped in culture, history, and Mardi Gras beads.

Your mission is to write up to 150 words inspired by the location. Feel free to use the picture supplied in the prompt, or take your own tour of the Big Easy and find a spot that inspires you.

Once your piece is polished, share it with others using the link up below. Reading and commenting on others’ work is part of the fun!

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Roswell, New Mexico

Roswell, New Mexico | © Google Maps

This week Pegman goes to Roswell, New Mexico, USA.

This is the first of three weird, creepy, strange, and haunted destinations Pegman will visit during the month of October. Horror fans get ready for a month of chills. Non-horror fans note that writing scary stories isn’t mandatory. The locations, as always, are only meant to inspire!

Your mission is to write up to 150 words inspired by this week’s location. You can use the image supplied or you can visit Roswell yourself via Google Maps and find your own inspiration.

Once your piece is polished, share it with others using the linkup below. Reading and commenting on others’ work is part of the fun.

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Posted in New Mexico, North America, United States | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments