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The Team

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Chris Jones // Director

Create50 founder, author, filmmaker and directors of LondonSWF and TEDxEaling

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Emma Heath // Project Leader

SciFi fanatic, screenwriter, ex-lawyer, adrenaline junkie.

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Vicky Tolidou // Online Management

Lover of epic fantasy!

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Bryony Quigly // Production Co-ordination

Screenwriter with a dubious sense of fashion and yes, believes the Singularity will happen sooner than expected.

 

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WAITING FOR JANATI Draft 3 by Ramman Gautam written for The Impact:50 // IN THE END IS THE BEGINNING

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WAITING FOR THE ANGELS Draft 2 by elizabeth strachan written for The Impact:50 // A little girl finds the courage to stand up to her abuser

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WAKING THE GUEST Draft 3 by Luke Ackroyd written for The Impact:50 // Lauren's kidnappers are conflicted about waking her up to tell her the bad news.

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WARM BED Draft 3 by Tasbir Malle written for Twisted50 vol 2 // seeing is believing...

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WE STARTED, SO WE'LL FINISH Draft 3 by Paul Lindley written for The Impact:50 // It started off as the best day of their life.

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WE'RE GONNA FLY TONIGHT Draft 3 by Philip Dorr written for The Impact:50 // Drink deeply of that one last look of family love and make it all an enjoyable feast for your children too young to know what's about to happen.

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WHAT COULD GO WRONG? Draft 4 by Bradford Richardson written for The Impact:50 // A teenage airplane-nerd collides with the rocker-girl who broke his heart and together they borrow a plane with the intention of flying it into the city to find her parents.

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WHEN WE BECOME STARS Draft 1 by Stevan Serban written for The Impact:50 // Father explains his little daughter consequences of what will happen to the planet

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WHITE Draft 2 by Matt Sanders written for The Impact:50 // White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White. White.

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WHOVIANS Draft 3 by Mark Wilson written for The Impact:50 // Impact? What Impact?! A five year-old sci-fi fan's first priority is to save his family from a body-snatching alien slug.

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WHY DOGS MAKE THE BEST DINNER COMPANIONS Draft 4 by Bob Canning written for The Impact:50 // A woman shares her last meal with her best friend.

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WHY NOT draft two Draft 2 by Bren Littlewood written for The Impact:50 // Joey longs for adventure but when offered the chance, all he can think about is his dinner.

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WHY-FI Draft 3 by Mark Renshaw written for Twisted50 vol 2 // An obsessed man goes to extreme lengths to discover why his wife was brutally murdered.

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WOMBS Draft 2 by Marie-Luce Storme written for The Impact:50 // Another chance for life.

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WORMS Draft 3 by Emma Pullar written for Twisted50 vol 2 // A wriggling nightmare

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Wait for me Draft 4 by Milethia Thomas written for The Impact:50 // Lorna takes the run of her life to try to reach her daughter.

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Waiting Draft 2 by Kal Karim written for The Impact:50 // A man waits his entire life for the end of time

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Waiting For The Author Draft 4 by Stephanie Wessell written for The Impact:50 // They wait for their soulmate.

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Waiting For The Cab Draft 3 by Paul Draper written for The Impact:50 // Final decisions seem less final in the face of extinction.

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Waiting for Marjorie Draft 2 by Jonah Jones written for Twisted50 // When the Law won't help, you have to help yourself.

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Waiting for Wormwood - Draft 2 Draft 2 by Diane Simpson written for The Impact:50 // Music, horses, a star. What more could they need?

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Waiting for the 17:20 Draft 3 by Therese Andre written for The Impact:50 // A man is stuck in daily routine as the world faces annihilation.

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Wake Up Before We Go Draft 2 by Sandra Gallistl written for The Impact:50 // In the face of certain death Jessica finds comfort in the arms of her daughter's doctor when she realizes she won't be able to say goodbye.

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Waking Up Draft 3 by Tania Garcia Ayala written for The Impact:50 // Alva has been in a coma for a year. When she wakes up, Darran is the first person she remembers. The clock is ticking before the time comes for them to sleep. Again.

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Wallpaper Draft 2 by James Lark written for Singularity 50 // You don't get to choose the soundtrack of your life.

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Walls Draft 3 by Karen Sheard written for Twisted50 // No one was watching when he decided to hide the body and steal the house. No one but the walls.

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Walt Draft 3 by Zsofia Szemeredy written for The Impact:50 // Freedom is subjective. This is a story from the perspective of Walt, a hamster. I imagine it as either a full or half cartoon animation (with a few live actions mixed in).

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Warehouse in the Sky Draft 2 by David Hardwick written for Twisted50 // Will doorman Rocky let me into an exclusive club and what horrific information can he reveal about me?

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Watch The Dark Draft 1 by John Fulthorpe written for Twisted50 vol 2 // Melissa had to watch the dark and now it's Michael's turn. Will he find it as enlightening as Melissa?

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Watching The Clock Draft 2 by Helen Kennaugh written for The Impact:50 // Too little time isn't always the worst problem.

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Watching the world burn Draft 3 by Grant Atkins written for The Impact:50 // An astronaut's wife wants him back on earth.

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Water In Heaven Draft 1 by Ranjit Krishnamma written for The Impact:50 // When the child is the adult.

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Wave Goodbye To Daddy Draft 2 by Eden Carter written for The Impact:50 // Daddy is coming home as fast as he ca...

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Waving to Daddy Draft 2 by Sue Whitting written for The Impact:50 // We are all made of stardust

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Way To Go2 Draft 3 by Kate Cheeseman written for The Impact:50 // Vince is on a mission, but its not going too well.

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We All Go Together Draft 3 by Lainy Bagwell written for The Impact:50 // No Turtle Left Behind

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We All Scream For Ice Cream Draft 1 by Sharron Preston written for The Impact:50 // A father proves there is never a wrong time to have ice cream

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We Are Sorry To Inform You Draft 1 by Roxana Sezavar written for The Impact:50 // Even the world coming to an end can't cure Andy's tunnel vision.

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We Have All Eternity Draft 2 by Anthony Samangy written for The Impact:50 // Jacob has to get to the one he loves before the end of the world. Life has a different plan.

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We Little but We Tallawah Draft 2 by Beverley Cooper-Chambers written for The Impact:50 // Always the jester, up for the anything...Eddie laughs alone...

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We Need To Talk Draft 1 by Ryan La Via written for 50 Moments // Somethings aren't better off unsaid

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We Should Tell Each Other All Our Secrets Right Now Draft 1 by Hugh Brune written for The Impact:50 // Lily looks back on her marriage as the sky turns dark

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We Want The Light Draft 3 by Eivor Bekkhus written for Twisted50 // Marlene's house is dark.

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We Were Basically Squirrels Then Draft 2 by Kerry Dye written for The Impact:50 // A father tries to reassure his son, using science.

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We Were Human Draft 3 by Nicole Robb written for The Impact:50 // Alone in the last remaining satellite tower, one man has only minutes to decide mankind's final words.

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We are Sorry for any inconvenience Draft 1 by Johanna Hallin written for Twisted50 vol 2 // Two friends are trying to reach the top of Kebnekaise but there is something with a completely different goal.

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We don't belong, we don't want to belong Draft 4 by Elisabeth Schmied written for Singularity 50 // In the heated climate of a society on the verge of social change, a contemporary witness report at a convention for “Upgrading Society” soon spins out of control and raises the question of who has earned the right to be the future of mankind.

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We'll Always Have Paris Draft 2 by Carmen Radtke written for The Impact:50 // Kate makes sure she and her unsuspecting husband will go gently into this good night.

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We'll Meet Again Draft 2 by Lex de Vroomen written for The Impact:50 // An man gets dressed up: Ready and waiting for the impact to happen.

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We've Survived Worse Draft 4 by Ben Marshall written for The Impact:50 // An aging war veteran completes a brave journey to his safe place to die

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We, The Jury Draft 1 by Lloyd Morgan written for The Impact:50 // A murder trial is disrupted by the apocalypse. But the question remains. Guilty or Not Guilty?

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Welcome Aboard Air Doomsday Draft 3 by Anne-Cecile Ville written for The Impact:50 // Two pilots attempt to rescue a host of strangers from an impending disaster.

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Welcome to my world Draft 1 by Joanna Marie Fox-Haw written for The Impact:50 // A hospice patient becomes a healer.

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Welcome to the World Draft 1 by Darren Barker written for The Impact:50 // A man stumbles upon a somber surprise on his way to a secret bunker

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Welcome, Sam Draft 4 by Bren Littlewood written for The Impact:50 // Should Mike spoil the best day of Liz's life?

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Well Come Home Draft 4 by Jacqueline Swift written for The Impact:50 // Katie's mum is on her way home from New Zealand, she can't wait to see her again

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Westbrook Draft 4 by Jessica Jagdmann written for Twisted50 // As he walked down the hall he knew he should have left but something kept pulling him in, further and further.

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What Are You Doing? Draft 2 by Lisa Reily written for The Impact:50 // It takes the impact to change some families.

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What Are You Thinking? Draft 2 by David Wigram written for The Impact:50 // After forty-nine years of marriage, Bud and Gemmy can still surprise each other.

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What He Missed Draft 3 by Tim Guest written for The Impact:50 // While he was watching the world, he forgot about something else

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What Should Have Been Draft 2 by Calum Darroch written for The Impact:50 // As the end of the world draws nigh, a young couple try to come to terms with the future that has been taken from them.

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What Would John McClane Do? Draft 1 by Mark Cowling written for The Impact:50 // Jim isn't taking the end of the world well, but help might be found in the unlikeliest of places.

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What You Do Best Draft 2 by Christine Pepersack written for The Impact:50 // Facing she can't reach her family before the impact, a journalist decides to keep doing her job.

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What a Waste! Draft 2 by Holly Barratt written for The Impact:50 // Aaron works as a call centre monkey by day, but lives for the gym. And won't skip leg day for anything...

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What he needs Draft 1 by Ben Lacey written for The Impact:50 // The Man who has taken everything wants just one more thing.

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What is it Good For? Draft 2 by Hiren Joshi written for The Impact:50 // The US Military are enjoying their free time, before the news of the meteor ripples through the squad.

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What on Earth! Too Draft 2 by Dan Campisi written for The Impact:50 // The asteroid is excited to meet the friendly residents of our planet.

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What the Hell Draft 2 by Natalie Barthel written for The Impact:50 // A middle class couple decide to live a little for once.

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What you don't know won't hurt you Draft 3 by Christina Stahle written for The Impact:50 // In the snowy wilderness, the animals feel the end approaching.

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What's Up Walter? Draft 3 by Ben Marshall written for The Impact:50 // Walter and Judy wait for the end at their son's apartment. Walter won't let it end like this.

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What's Yours Is Mine Draft 4 by Nick Yates written for Twisted50 // Question everything you trust. Your senses. Your memory. Your family.

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What's up, doc? Draft 2 by Remo Pini written for The Impact:50 // A widower looks forward to rejoining his wife, but he has to save his rabbit, first.

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Whatever it takes Draft 1 by Nadine Buscher written for Twisted50 // A young woman fights for the life of her love, but happy endings don't come cheap.

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When 3 Become 1 Draft 2 by Dave Stevenson written for The Impact:50 // A bitter, separated couple are forced to co-exist in order to spend their final moments with their son.

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When Fairy Tales Fall Draft 3 by Diana Read written for Twisted50 // He was six when he last believed in fairy tales.

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When the Kissing Had to Start Draft 2 by Stuart White written for The Impact:50 // It's a Wanda-ful death!.

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Where R U? Draft 1 by Mark Cowling written for Twisted50 // Rob is haunted by his failure to save the life of a friend.

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Where Shall I Wander Draft 3 by Dana Pierre written for The Impact:50 // A neglected little girl seeks solace in her make believe world as the apocalypse approaches.

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Where There's Life Draft 1 by Barry Hood written for The Impact:50 // Following a journey

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Where There's Life Draft 1 by Tom Evans written for The Impact:50 // A scientist has just learnt about the impact, a little later than the rest of us.

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Where is Millie? Draft 1 by Linda Dunscombe written for The Impact:50 // Is it too late to say sorry?

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Where is My Mind? Draft 3 by Miriam Averna written for Singularity 50 // Can technology really help us to forget our pain or are we just fooling ourselves?

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Where it all began Draft 2 by Jamie Oakey written for The Impact:50 // Friends gather as the world crumbles

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Where the bad girls go Draft 3 by lewis rice written for Twisted50 // A teenage baby sitter strugles to settle a baby.

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Which Way Home Draft 2 by Nick Luddington written for Twisted50 // Sometimes people will do anything to get home...

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Whimper Draft 1 by Karen Kay written for The Impact:50 // Facing the end of the world, a man find clarity.

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Whiskey Draft 2 by Rebecca Hardy written for The Impact:50 // Revenge is best served in unexpected circumstances to anyone who fits the bill.

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Whispers Draft 3 by KT Parker written for The Impact:50 // Bunny is running late on the biggest day of her life.

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Whistleblower Draft 3 by Daniel Staniforth written for Singularity 50 // Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking - but who's looking at AIs?

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White Liar Draft 3 by ben mole written for The Impact:50 // A teenage girl wishes her younger brother would stop playing on his computer, and come down and spend time with their mum.

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White Lies Draft 2 by Harry Wilding written for The Impact:50 // A mother and father reluctantly tell a few lies to comfort their young children about the impending apocalypse.

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White Noise Draft 2 by Matt Fishwick written for The Impact:50 // Sometimes there are bigger problems than the end of the world.

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Who Told You So? Draft 1 by Tara Moore written for Twisted50 // An old woman danced in a young woman's soul (From 'Age' by Tara Moore)

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Who the f*ck is Dave Draft 3 by Jane Badrock written for Twisted50 vol 2 // The first cut is the deepest

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Who's Next? Draft 2 by Nicolas Durand written for Twisted50 // A serial killer in the making

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Who's afraid of the big, bad wolf? Draft 1 by Rebecca Handley written for 50 Moments // Fairy stories aren't real... are they?

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Wholesale Flesh Club Draft 3 by Melissa Szydlek written for Twisted50 vol 2 // You Can Have Anything You Want If You Pay in Flesh or Blood

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Whose Idea Was This? Draft 1 by aless castagni written for The Impact:50 // Despite finding herself in the wilderness, 18 year old Karen is adamant that she is not going to die a virgin when the comet hits.

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Why Run? Draft 3 by Steve Ince written for The Impact:50 // When the shooting starts in the local high school, two students flee for their lives. But why delay the inevitable?

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Why the Silence? Draft 3 by Dan Price written for The Impact:50 // Sian idly speculates on our place in the universe and the future we almost had.

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Why? The destructive side of Singularity Draft 1 by Adrian Cave written for Singularity 50 // A witness reveals what may happen if Singularity goes very, very wrong.....

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Wicked Innit Draft 3 by Al Watt written for Twisted50 vol 2 // A teen goes to a satanic mass - what could possibly go wrong?

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Will We Really Know, The Time Or The Day Draft 2 by Cynthia Ekang written for The Impact:50 // Can Crystal's faith hold out despite the changing surroundings?

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Will to Live Draft 2 by Jennifer Wilkinson written for The Impact:50 // In the face of certain death, a family fights for life.

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William Draft 1 by Sonya Quayle written for The Impact:50 // What matters to William is at the end of the day he will be practically perfectly dressed in grey.

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Willkommen Draft 3 by Philip Martin written for Twisted50 // Death on the battlefield leads to a haunting in peace time.

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Win Some, Lose Some Draft 2 by Nick Boocock written for The Impact:50 // One couple. Two pieces of earth-shattering news. Only one outcome...

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Windows Draft 1 by Phil Town written for Singularity 50 // Hummans have souls.

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Winds Of Change Draft 3 by KT Parker written for The Impact:50 // A reluctant Bedouin bride regrets her wedding-day wish.

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Wingman Draft 3 by Eric Henderson written for Singularity 50 // A Chicago cop gets a new partner.

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Winner Winner Draft 3 by Kodjo Tsakpo written for The Impact:50 // Fate finally smiles on an irrepressible pr**k

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Wipeout Draft 3 by Stuart White written for The Impact:50 // Time to wave goodbye.

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Wish Draft 4 by Geoff Stillwell written for The Impact:50 // Two young parents dare to dream for their new-born baby at the end of the world.

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Wish you were here Draft 3 by lewis rice written for Twisted50 vol 2 // Survivng an uncertain world is easier when your friends are around

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Witch's Brew Draft 3 by Carrie Wachob written for Twisted50 vol 2 // A hipster filmmaker finds an unlikely story arc at the latte stand.

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Witches Draft 5 by Suzi Finlay written for Twisted50 // What would you do if you knew there were witches in the woods?

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With Apologies To Carl Sagan Draft 3 by ben mole written for The Impact:50 // The announcer at a planetarium brings a moment of pause to our plight

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With Great Power...Comes Utter Helplessness Draft 1 by Calvin Peat written for The Impact:50 // After giving his speech to the world, the President struggles to come to terms with his inability to make a difference.

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With Great Respect M'Lud Draft 3 by Stuart White written for Singularity 50 // Trial and error.

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With a Little Help from A.I. Draft 3 by Rita Wheeler written for Singularity 50 // Controlled birth control

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With the one you love Draft 4 by Craig Miles written for The Impact:50 // Breaking up is hard at the best of times.

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Without A Heart Draft 3 by Paul Sheeky written for The Impact:50 // Carrying an urgently needed human heart across the city, a paramedic faces a tough choice.

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Without You Draft 2 by Ranjit Krishnamma written for The Impact:50 // When will we ever learn?

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Wonder Woman Draft 2 by SALLY EASTLAND written for The Impact:50 // Dressed as Wonder Woman after a party held to mark fresh beginnings as a new divorcee, a hungover Carol finds her inner heroine.

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Words in the Fire Draft 3 by Dan Price written for The Impact:50 // Sam and Father have a final family campfire on the beach, just like old times.

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Worlds Apart Draft 2 by Craig Connolly written for The Impact:50 // Half way around the world, completely unaware.

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Worm's Eye View Draft 2 by Eamonn Harrigan written for The Impact:50 // A pair of down-andouts find blissful ignorance when the rest of the world finds despair

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Wrong Delivery Draft 3 by Richie Brown written for Twisted50 // Delivered in error.

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Wyn and Walt Draft 1 by Billie-Jean Chappell written for The Impact:50 // An asteroid is on course to hit the earth! ....Right I'll put the kettle on.

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war and peace Draft 2 by Gerald Kells written for The Impact:50 // The world is ending. How do you want it remembered? Two lines only.

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war between sorcerers and wizards Draft 1 by Ben Hilton written for Singularity 50 // a group of wizards arrive on planet earth in the middle of a planet war between sorcerers and robots