Monthly Archives: August 2018

Tale Weaver – #186 – Fairy Land – 30th August

Cedric Sharpears, the field elf, looked out on the winter wonderland and shuddered. Cedric hated the cold and hated the snow even more. While he conceded it did have a degree of charm about it, for the most part, it … Continue reading

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Wordle #208 – The Wise Woman

This week’s words: Rub Psyche Vitiate – spoil or impair the quality or efficiency of: development programmes have been vitiated by the rise in population. • destroy or impair the legal validity of: the insurance is vitiated because of foolish acts on the part of the tenant. Rose, Receive Occurrence Persuade Rooftop … Continue reading

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FOWC with Fandango — Euphemism

“It was sad news about old Ben,” announced John at breakfast. “Why what happened to him?” asked Mary “Carked it.” “He what?” “Carked it! Kicked the bucket. Went to the happy hunting ground. He died!” “Oh!” replied Mary, “why couldn’t … Continue reading

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100 Word Wednesday: Week 85 – Street Art

The big art street festival was on, and it was all about bigger is better, colourful and dynamic were the qualities most artists wanted to achieve. There was quite a range of perceptions on display, the boys were intent on … Continue reading

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Three Things Challenge, 26 August 2018

Today’s things are: tote, octopus, milk Having resisted all temptation to go octopus hunting with my classmate Dango the previous day, I turned up to school enthusiastic and keen to learn. Miss Teresa arrived as the bell went and slung … Continue reading

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Finish The Story Blog Hop — Part 4

Teresa, aka, The Haunted Wordsmith, periodically will start a story on a post and then pick another blogger to take over and run with it. This is sometimes referred to as a blog hop, since the story hops around from … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt – One Place to Another – Going Back Home

She had said she would accompany me back to the place I last saw him. It wasn’t going to be easy as we’d left each other on such unpleasant terms. But relatives are relatives she told more than once, we … Continue reading

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