#BlogBattle 59 “Voice” Entries & Voting

#BlogBattle 59 Story Theme: Voice

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The Winner!!!

(basic rules at the bottom of the post)

*** 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. ***

 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!





  • Silence by Vex Vaudlain
  • The Paper Boy Part 5 by Kristin Elise Garrett
  • Guides by Sarah Brentyn

Science Fiction/Fantasy:




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!).

Week 58 “Float” Winner: Anemone by Cathleen Townsend

****This is the last weekly #Blogbattle. The ALL NEW Blog Battle will begin May 10th, 2016! Make sure you’ve gone to http://www.blogbattlers.wordpress.com and “followed” because after next week everything will transition to the new page!****

(I will continue to link things for the battles here during the month of May to assist in the transition!)

Our word for May 10th will be: Duplicitous

Current Rules:

  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:

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Winning Story Badge

25 responses to “#BlogBattle 59 “Voice” Entries & Voting”

    1. It’s never too late for The Dude! ❤


  1. […] Click here to read the battle stories for “Voice” and make your votes by Monday, May 9t… […]


  2. I’ll try to have a story up tomorrow. Recovering from an “Oh, crap, he’s not breathing!” episode over weekend. Saved by canine CPR.

    If you’re interested, wrote it up, here –


    1. I read it late last night! I am so impressed by your dogs. What a blessing to have them. Rest up and write when you can!


    1. I got it LOUD and Clear! 🙂

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      1. Lalalaaa! Practicing my vocals. *ahem*

        Liked by 1 person

  3. Reblogged this on BlogBattle and commented:

    I’m going to start linking the Weekly Battle Entries! Here’s our first one. Let the Battle commence!


  4. […] stories by other fantastic bloggers, or to give the challenge a try, you can do so by following this LINK to Rachael Ritchey’s blog. Go on a click it. You know you want […]

    Liked by 1 person

  5. […] Read more stories and vote for your favorites here. […]


  6. I love the winning banner and badge! 🙂 Already following the new blog. Cheers!

    Here’s my ‘voice’ entry:

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    1. 😀 Thanks, Sarah! Cheers!

      Liked by 1 person

  7. Can anybody take part in this (especially if you’re new here)?

    Liked by 3 people

    1. Definitely! There’s still 23 hours to post a story for the battle. 🙂 the basic rules at at the bottom of this post and if for some reason I don’t get a ping-back from WP then you can just comment with the link to your story and I’ll add it! 🙂 Welcome!

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