Author Archives: Michael

Time To Write: A Book [Creative Writing Prompt]

The book was coming along a treat. The plot was clearly cemented in my mind and as I worked daily on the tale I found myself totally engrossed in the process of creation. The characters I spent weeks on as … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt – Teachers

The early morning arrives far too soon for the young teacher. It’s to be his first day, and already the heat of the summer is upon him. They have sent him to a small town at the top of the … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #59 – Typewriter

The tap, tap, taping, was never ending. The old typewriter, in need of much repair, he’d found in the attic gave it a new lease on life. I set him up in the spare room where I could shut the … Continue reading

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June 14: Flash Fiction Challenge – Bouquet

June 14, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a bouquet. You can explore the meaning of the word or gather a bunch of flowers. Go where the prompt leads. She had written … Continue reading

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Photo Prompt – Dilemma

One asked the other their opinion on the dilemma the three of them faced. One argued the grass was greener on one side compared to the other. The other argued the opposite. The third announced that sitting on the fence … Continue reading

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50 Word Thursday #5 – Failed Dreams

“Peter Gericke loved airplanes as some men love horses, with a deep and unswerving passion.” From Jack Higgins The Eagle Has Landed Pete’s ambition to have an airfield in his backyard never took in the fact it would end in flames. … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Beginnings #writephoto

The first hint of the dawn brings a stirring within the trees on the edge of the forest. The rest and slumber of the darkness comes to a timely end as stomachs rumble, and the search for sustenance awakens within … Continue reading

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