Author Archives: Michael

Thursday photo prompt: Beneath #writephoto – The Beast

The beast had always found it easier to stay beneath the lake. The risk of poking its head above was too great to contemplate nowadays. There were places more dangerous than others, like near the boat ramp where crowds gathered … Continue reading

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December 13: Flash Fiction Challenge – Apple Pies and Slices

December 13, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about Cora Kingston. You can answer any of the questions history obscures or completely make up a Cora Kingston story. Go where the prompt (and the … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #67 – Stepping Out.

The old man wrestled for days with the notion of a bridge in time. Was he fooling himself it might be better on the other side? After all, he had lived a long time, seen a lot of stuff, His … Continue reading

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Weekly Challenge Dec/11/2018 – Wishing

Image:Credit: Kukasmuu.com Hurrying to work the weather so dismal, All this Christmas cheer is humbug to me. The people on the street irritate me The joy on their faces does not fit the circumstances Feet are frozen, fingers numb I … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #201 – Morning – December 13th – Miss Marble’s Morning Dew

Miss Marble, witch, of 46 Grimace Street, awoke to begin her day as she had for so many years she’d now forgotten how many. When you had lived a long time you forgot how long it had all been but … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #5 – Alien Landing

When the aliens landed on the farm, they were surprised how easy it was to take over the earth. They had arrived in the night, their spacecraft putting on a more than impressive display of lights and lasers. The farmer … Continue reading

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3 Things Challenge

Today’s words: Lollipop, Fountain, Trip There was a buzz of excitement in the room as the teacher announced the end of year excursion. It was to be a trip to the world famous Luna Park on the edge of the … Continue reading

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