Can You Tell A Story In…

Here’s your weekly five-word challenge! For this week’s challenge, can you tell a story in five words, using the word SANTA in it somewhere?

Last week, your story needed to contain the word LOTTERY. You sent in some fab stories. Here they are:

Bharul Chhatbar:

Live life like a lottery.

Lottery – my dream, sans reality.

Lottery of life- recieving love.

Kim Smyth:

We’ve not won the lottery.

We play the lottery weekly.

Trent’s World:

Hard work, not a lottery!

He lost the brains lottery…

Lottery win! Personal life lost.


NEED to win the lottery.

Should BUY a lottery ticket.

Lottery win would be handy.

Ruth Scribbles:

The LOTTERY changed my life.

Her LOTTERY in life sucks.

Why play the LOTTERY now?

My LOTTERY numbers were winners.

Paul Mastaglio:

Into the lottery of life.

Win the lottery? Not likely!

I’ve lost my lottery ticket.


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28 Responses to Can You Tell A Story In…

  1. Such a great brain exercise
    I love all the variations

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  2. Paul Mastaglio says:


    Santa’s stuck in the chimney!

    “Mince pie, Santa? Go on!”

    “Present for me? Thanks, Santa.”



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  3. SANTA baby, you’re flying away.

    SANTA is coming to town! (Couldn’t resist)

    Mommy loves SANTA’s red outfit.

    I’m naughty. SANTA doesn’t care!

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  4. Kim Smyth says:

    I love my Santa Baby. 😊

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  5. Ritu says:

    Behave! You know Santa’s watching!

    More sherry? Merry Santa Everyone!

    Do YOU believe in Santa?

    Santa. The best behaviour device 😬

    Chimney blocked again? probably Santa…

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  6. Simon says:

    HI there Esther, how’s it going. I’m at just under 35k words in Nano but I thought I would spare you some for this post.

    Santa – stuck in the chimney.
    Why is Santa kissing mummy?
    Santana played really well tonight!

    (See I even managed some sabotage) Have good weekend!

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  7. Tessa says:

    Santa almost missed my house.
    Santa crash-landed on my roof.
    Santa’s reindeer finished their snacks.

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  8. Santa Santa shower thy blessings.
    Santa gift world, end hatred.
    Santa gift one and all- prosperity.

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  9. valfish56 says:

    I saw Daddy kssing Santa!


  10. valfish56 says:

    He’s my Secret Santa…

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