Monthly Archives: February 2020

Sunday Writing Prompt “Tarot Reading” – Can It Be True?

The reading had not gone as I anticipated. I had gone along to find out my future. Instead, there seemed to be an inordinate amount of tsking and shaking of the reader’s head. This combined with exclamations such as ‘Oh … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #122 – Reading on the Train.

Image: Daniel Salmieri The commute was a daily coming together of some like minds. You got used to the same people sitting around you even if there existed little more than a nod of recognition between you. My travelling companion … Continue reading

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The Weekly Terrible Poetry Contest 2/8-2/14 – My First Love!

Sue Dorn was more than a thorn, Across the playground she demanded My stare, my mouth hanging open My best gormless look A magnet to every boy, Like bees round a honey pot Like maggots hanging on her every smile. … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #262 – Carry – February 13th – Cyril Rum, An Angel on Sabbatical.

Cyril Rum was an angel and an angel on sabbatical. Cyril was not as you might imagine an angel to be. Rather than the magnificence and wonder the storybooks tell us of angels, Cyril was more your middle-aged, portly shaped, … Continue reading

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What do you see # 16 February 10, 2020 – Rain at Last.

After months of drought, several months, in fact, since last September, raging bushfires have cost the lives of 33 people and over 3000 homes lost, but finally, it has rained. Now in some places, we have the problem of flooding, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #302 – Dreams and being Lost.

Image: Shichigoro Shingo I’m leaving school heading home, a path I have taken a hundred or more times. Today I’m confused, the road I take leads me nowhere, I’m in a place I don’t recognise, and every turn confuses me … Continue reading

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Eugi’s Weekly Challenge – Love – February 10, 2020

“Write me a letter Tell me how you feel.” I want to say I love you But is that enough? What part of me is within those words? Several drafts lay upon the floor Each attempt laced with frustration As … Continue reading

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