Monthly Archives: December 2015

Christmas In Australia

When I was a kid, so many years ago, I would wake up on Christmas morning full of expectation and excitement. Christmas for us meant an early morning, the discovery of what Santa had left, and generally a play day, … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver # 45 – Christmas Flash Fiction – Christmas Morning

This week we are asked to write a 150-word flash fiction beginning: “It was Christmas morning and all through the house…..” the dust sat contentedly on the bookshelves, the mites played gleefully in the carpet fibres, the spiders wove new … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #92 December 22, 2015 – The Visit

Image: (Awarded 1st Place) Great Grandmother by SFC Lance Widner – Division 1 (Active Duty Military) CC BY 2.0   I dread the visit This isn’t the place for introductions A new great grand child, little Tilly Though she’ll never … Continue reading

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FFfAW – Week of December 22, 2015 – Mrs Gorringe

Photo Credit: Etol Bagam Mrs Gorringe didn’t like Christmas week. It was the hustle and bustle and the impatience of people that worried her into staying in as much as she could. On top of that the days were so … Continue reading

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Wordle #90 “December 21, 2015” – Nipple

This week’s fabulous words to play with: Hearse Etiolate (to cause to become weakened or sickly; drain of color or vigor.) Vague Murmur Obsequious (characterized by or showing servile complaisance or deference;fawning) Nightshade Narcissist Zenith Lost Table Areola (a ring … Continue reading

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Friday Music #21 “Heaven Coming Down” by The Tea Party

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfaATa-qmG4 It could never be said you had nothing to do In fact you are busy, made so by circumstance I have watched you, head down bum up Slaving away at your next task You say it passes the day … Continue reading

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SoCS Dec. 19/15 – Store

This week’s prompt: “store” This morning the stores were packed. What with it being a week till Christmas the Christmas panic as I call it where so many people descend on the shops buying more stuff than they are likely … Continue reading

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