Monthly Archives: June 2018

June 21: Flash Fiction Challenge – Not All is Lost

June 21, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about “not all is lost.” It can include recovery from disaster, an unexpected insight after a fall, or however the phrase moves you. Go where the … Continue reading

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In Other Words, questions…

The small boy asks what I am doing? I reply I am laying pavers. He asks why and I tell him of paths and walkways. He asks what it is I have in my hand? This is a paver I … Continue reading

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Time To Write: Rain [Creative Writing Prompt]

“Listen to the pouring rain, listen to it fall Its raining it’s pouring, the old man is snoring.” My mother would croon this to me as I lay down to sleep. It was more pertinent when it was actually raining, … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #176 – June 21st- Trains

Photo © Jim Kable (Used with permission) My mother would pack my lunch into my globite school bag and shoo me out the door, so I would catch the train to school. The train station was a short walk from … Continue reading

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50 Word Thursday #6 – Aunt Jean

“At last, the relative had left and – as with most promised things in life – there was no soaring joy accompanying the event.” Aunt Jean lived in a sprawling house in the country with a large tree in the … Continue reading

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER- 2018 WEEK #25

image: Kai Pilger pexels-photo-462867 Taxi It had been a very tiring day, and Joyce, my aged companion and I decided we need to get a good nights sleep as the next day Roger our tour guide had promised a day … Continue reading

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FOWC with Fandango — Stark

I woke up from the worst nightmare. I was standing starkers in the shopping centre. Around me, people were going about their business paying me no heed. I appeared to be the only one aware of my nakedness. I am … Continue reading

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