Author Archives: Michael

Photo Challenge #393 – Sitting by the Window

It’s what she did most days. Sit by the window. Outside the sun shone or it rained, didn’t matter much to her, as she liked to watch. Life was happening out there. Birds fluttered about, sang loudly in the mornings, … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #160 – The Way Home

“Do you know the way?” she asked? “It’s the same way as every other time,” I replied trying not to get frustrated. I was asked this question every time we got to the crossroad. “I’m never sure, I feel as … Continue reading

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Reena’s Xploration Challenge #209 – Not Enough Tabs.

My brain has too many tabs open. I like this topic for no other reason than what if the opposite applied, in that, I didn’t have enough tabs open? I don’t think I have overload, more so it’s underload for … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #159 – The Long and Difficult Path.

It has been getting worse. My aged companion Crisp is not herself these days. It seems like a long straight path we are going on from which there is no reprieve, no designated rest stops and so we keep going … Continue reading

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#Writephoto – Shopping

Off I go list in hand, I’ve checked it twice, underlined the really important items and still I know there is something I have forgotten. That’s how it is. You get into the shop and there is so much that … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #158 – The Seat of All Wisdom

“It’s the seat of all wisdom.” “Are you sure?” “You know I am always right. Just look at it. Many a bottom has perched upon it and many a splinter has inserted itself in said bottom. That act alone is … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #391 – Spirals

My life has been a series of spirals. In the beginning, it was full of promise, The whole world was there for the taking. As I look back I wish I had taken more of it. I lived in a … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #157 – The Fence.

It was hard to believe that there was danger beyond the fence. But there was. People crossed over and didn’t return. Vanished. Gone. It became a shunned place. A place where after consuming enough beers you dared each other to … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – Mistake

I once heard that mistakes were what made the world go round.  I don’t I was one; at least I don’t recall my mother telling me that I was. It wasn’t until I became a father that I began to … Continue reading

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Reena’s Xploration Challenge #205

Do I believe in ghosts?” There was an odd sensation in the middle of the night. I thought there was someone hovering over me. Don’t be silly I thought, there’s no one there. One night I heard the sound of … Continue reading

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