Monthly Archives: October 2020

Crimson’s Creative Challenge #102 – Crisp on Ducks and Drakes

“Oh look,” I said, “there’s a duck in amongst the reeds.” Crisp, my aged and learned companion looked to where I was pointing. “If I’m not mistaken,” replied Crisp, “I believe it a mallard and not a duck but a … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #298 – Underwater – 22nd October – Under The Sea.

An Octopus’s Garden played out in his head every time he went for a dive. “I’d like to be Under the sea…” And under the sea, he did love to be. He never grew tired of the colours and the … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #157

 Life is like a series of twists and turns, angles and perspectives. You think you have a handle on everything only to discover something has popped up to throw the proverbial spanner in the works. But that’s life. The challenge … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge: #101 – The Portal.

“It’s a portal,” said Crisp, my aged companion as we gazed upon the stone doorway. “A what?” I asked. “A portal, a gateway to another realm, world, that sort of thing.” I had begun to puzzle Crisp’s mental state in … Continue reading

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October 14th #1MinFiction Challenge

It was one of those nights where against the setting sun everything was breath-taking. The giant wheel iridescent against the evening sky, the fair below buzzing with excitement, it was the place to be as the young gathered in their … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver/Fairy Tale – #297 – The Witches Garden – 15th October – Miss Marble and her Weeds

 Miss Marble, a witch, of 46 Grimace Street, surveyed her garden and was displeased by what she saw. It was a disgrace in her eyes. The weeds had well and truly taken over and what herbs there were left to … Continue reading

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What do you see # 51 – 12 October’20 – Concoctions

It’s all about concoctions and what you believed they might do. Add plenty of mystery and intrigue, and you have the ingredients you need to capture interest. On top of that, you organise a few stooges to come out of … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #156 – Time.

You’ve all the time you need No I don’t. Yes you do, Its not infinite you know, there’s only so much allotted to me. Then don’t waste it, use it wisely I keep telling myself that as I sit and … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt – 11th October – A Change of Season – It Feels Like Spring

It feels like spring said one to the other. It looks like spring said the other. It’s going to get hot today. I was getting used to winter. Yeah, all that cold, jumpers and fires, Snuggling up, under a rug, … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #100 – Living to a Hundred.

 We were out strolling along the river when Crisp my aged companion, made the statement I found somewhat surprising. “I think I’d like to live to be a hundred.” “Whatever for?” I asked. “Not many people do, and not many … Continue reading

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