100 days, 100 lives - Lisa Andrews

Nov 09, 12:51 PM

Each day over the 100 days from 5 August until 12 November, one 100-word piece of prose based on the life of a real individual will be published as part of the 100 Days project, covering the centenary of the hundred days offensive.

Each piece of prose is called a centena, a literary form specially created for the project by the writers’ collective 26 Characters Ltd, whose members have produced the works. Each runs to exactly 100 words with the opening and closing three words repeated.

Author Lisa Andrews tells us more