Author Archives: Michael

#SoCS April 21/18 – spoke

A voice was heard behind me, and when it spoke, it wasn’t what I was expecting. “We don’t like you. You should leave now and not come back.” I turned to see whom it was that was speaking and were … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 33 – A Sense of Self

Socrates believed self-knowledge was essential. Today, we wonder if there’s even a self to know https://youtu.be/zccoaL0stbM There was a day when I thought I knew myself. It was terrifying and traumatic, and I suspect I am still recovering from the … Continue reading

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April 19: Flash Fiction Challenge – Forest Bathing

April 19, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about forest bathing. You can use the Japanese term, Shinrin Yoku, or you can make up your own ideas about the phrase. Go where the prompt … Continue reading

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Time To Write: Dazzle [Creative Writing Prompt] – The Razzle Dazzle Club

The Razzle Dazzle club’s the place Where everybody jives about all over the place Everybody moves Everybody grooves At the Razzle Dazzle club tonight Yes we all gonna cruise on down To the Razzle Dazzle club tonight.   You’ll see … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Waiting #writephoto – Sister Mary

Sister Mary hurried down the cloister towards Mother Superior’s room. She had found the message, “Come to my room!” under her door when she returned from evening prayers. She knew Mother Superior didn’t like to be kept waiting, so she … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #167- First Kiss – 19th April

Warning: Adult Content A Summer/Esther Story My first kiss, if you’d call it, that happened on my fifteenth birthday. My mum had arranged a birthday dinner and we, my sister and I, were to be ready by the time mum … Continue reading

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100 Word Wednesday: Week 67 – The Dinner Party.

My friend Margo invited me to her dinner party. I always I was the only single among a collection of married couples. Hence I would stand about looking the dork I was. It gave me time to examine the table, … Continue reading

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