#BlogBattle Week 57 “Ticket” Entries & Voting

*** Please, please don’t be afraid to tell me if I’ve missed adding your story! I don’t want to leave any out, and I’d rather you bopped me on the head than miss your contribution! Thanks. ***

#BlogBattle 57 Story Theme: Ticket

(basic rules at the bottom of the post)

Post your story by 11:59 PM PST on Tuesday! I add them here throughout the day on Tuesday.

RULES for VOTING: Anyone can vote as long as you’ve read ALL the stories for this week by 11 PM PST of the following MONDAY. Vote for your TOP 3 favorites. Winner announced on the next Tuesday’s #BlogBattle entries post!





Science Fiction/Fantasy:

  • On the Move by E. Rawls
  • The Weight of the World by Phoenix Grey
  • Locked in the Library by Carrie Ann
  • The Titan Mystery Part 3 by Simon Farnell




PS If I’m missing your story, just leave me a comment to let me know!

Read all the stories & PLEASE VOTE for your top THREE favorites (not all for the same, though!).

Vote by Midnight PST on Sunday so I can announce the winner on Monday. Thank you so much. I enjoy our weekly stories a great deal, and I hope you do, too!

Week 56 “Indiscriminate” Winner: Dandelion’s Song by Natasha Roxby



  1. 1000 words max
  2. fictional tale (or true if you really want)
  3. PG (no more than PG-13) Content – let’s keep this family friendly!
  4. Your story must contain the word(s) from the theme and/or be centered around the theme in a way that shows it is clearly related
  5. Go for the entertainment value!
  6. State the Genre of your story at the top of your post.
  7. Post your story on Tuesday, by 11:59 PM PST
  8. Use the hashtag #BlogBattle when tweeting your story, put a linkback to your #BlogBattle Short Story in the comments section of this page, and/orinclude a link to this page in your own blog post(it creates a “ping-back” which will alert me and our friends to your #BlogBattle post)
  9. Have fun!

Each winner will receive this awesome #BlogBattle Winner Badge to display with their winning story on their webpage:

BlogBattle award 1

24 responses to “#BlogBattle Week 57 “Ticket” Entries & Voting”

  1. […] *The Blog battle has happened again! This week’s Keyword: TICKET. My Genre: CONTEMPORARY. To read more stories, visit Rachael Ritchey’s blog by clicking HERE. […]

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  2. Never mind. It’s me that’s on the wrong page! 😀

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      1. Sorry for the mix-up.

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        1. no problem! made me laugh. 🙂

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          1. 🙂

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  3. Just thought I’d let you know that the link to Tina’s Writer’s Diary goes to last week’s entry. I’m just assuming it’s not meant to do that?


    1. Oops. Nope. Thanks for the heads up. I’ll have to fix it when I get near a computer!

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  4. […] is my entry for this week’s #BlogBattle challenge by the wonderful author Rachael Ritchey, where the challenge is to write a short story based […]


  5. I have not been up to date on checking here but I did get mine posted on Tuesday night!

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    1. Sorry, Andy. I’ll add it in now!


  6. I am atrociously late…… couldnt get my laptop to a decent wifi spot till now anyhoo :/ but heart was in the right place hahahaha

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    1. Oh, does that mean you have a story? It’s not too late. I’ll be adding some I missed today!

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      1. of course I do *rolling my eyes* I always do except for when I dont

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        1. LOL you’re too good, B! 😀

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  7. I reckon I’m on time since you are a few hours behind me sooooo at the very last minute I came up with something. its contemporary I suppose 😉 http://icameforthesoup.com/2016/04/13/tantrum-microfiction-blogbattle-week-57/

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    1. You are in, my friend! 🙂 No tantrums here. ;P j/k


  8. Hi, Rachael,

    Mine is a historical fiction excerpt. I suppose you can put it under drama/romance. Thanks. 🙂


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    1. It is there with a note on histfic! 🙂

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  9. Yay…I got something together this week!! I think it will work for the fantasy genre. http://wp.me/pgklb-ZA

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    1. ❤ Great! I have added it in! 😀

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