Monthly Archives: August 2018

August 16: Flash Fiction Challenge – The Comet

August 16, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about a comet. You can consider how it features into a story, influences a character, or creates a mood. Go where the prompt leads. They said … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Circle #writephoto – The Gork Ancient Order of Druids

In the ancient village of Gork, there was a small group of men who like many villages of the time had their own ancient order of druids called the Gork Ancient Order of Druids. Though small in number they were … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 50

When my marriage ended, it was not a pretty sight. My wife never saw it coming. She thought she had me so trapped there was nowhere for me to go. Marriage was not about bliss and joy it was about … Continue reading

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FOWC with Fandango — Modern

My neighbour Mr Fango could never be accused of being modern. It was clear to me that the cutting edge of technology had long passed him by. I know this because he still used a push mower and hand shears … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #184 – Time’s Up – 16th August – Andy Russell’s Soul

Andy Russell lay on his death bed drawing one pained breath in after another. Around him, his family hung on every breath thinking that might be his last. Inside Andy, his soul fought tooth and nail to stay with his … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers – Grandad’s Birthday.

Image: Ted Strutz. The lineup for the vehicular ferry was long. In the car, there was a sense of expectation. It was Grandad’s 90th birthday, and we were excited to see him. He lived out on the island, and the … Continue reading

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER- 2018 WEEK #33 – The Village Bakery

Image: Daria Shevtsova pexels-photo-1070945 My aged companion Joyce and I lived in a quaint village in a quainter part of the countryside. The village served everything we needed to satisfy our basic needs. Joyce woke up this morning saying she’d … Continue reading

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