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Crimson’s Creative Challenge Challenge – When I was Young.

I’ve done stupid things in my life you know. You? Yes, it’s hard to believe I know. When I was young and my hormones were raging. You have a list of them? Oh yes, I was once in love with … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Post #143 – Hemmed In.

He told me he was feeling surrounded, hemmed in, corralled. It wasn’t always like that he said. Where once he’d been one of a few houses, nowadays there were houses all round him. Every week he observed a new house … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #142 – Wanting to Write.

I wanted to write something pithy, Always do, doesn’t mean it happens though. The words are there, Lined up in my mind Jostling with each other Wrapping themselves in knots to the point where they become an incoherent mass of … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #141 – Charlie Fuggs, Wizard

When Charlie Fuggs, the wizard, felt the need to replenish his supplies of all things magical and potion-like he’d go to the town pond, nowadays overgrown and emitting a smell that could send your hair grey. As a wizard he … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #138 – The Perfect Town

They lived in the perfect house in the perfect street of a perfect town. But they were unhappy despite being told they had no reason to be. Their every want was granted, their every mood satisfied and at the same … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #137 – Crisp’s Thoughts on Burial.

We found a welcoming seat in the middle of the cemetery and were happy to rest upon it. Crisp, my aged companion had dragged me out to the burial ground as she had a fascination for such places. “I don’t … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #135 Crisp Spies the Aliens.

“Are they aliens?” asked Crisp as we wandered down the lane. “No just two young people out on a ride,” I answered not wanting to agitate her. Since Crisp, my aged companion, had begun to lose her mind the subject … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #132 – Crisp and the Grassy Knoll

Crisp, my aged companion startled me when she made the claim it reminded her of the grassy knoll. “I was there you know,” she said, “I saw who did it but no one believed me. I was very young at … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #130 – Windy Day

It was a particularly windy day. My aged companion, Crisp, was having trouble keeping her hat on. Added to that her skirt kept blowing up so she was having a devil of a time holding one on and keeping one … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #128 – The Uphill Steps.

It had been a confronting journey. Beginning in the early morning, the trip to the doctor’s office, the silence in the car, the hesitation when arriving, the touch of hands, the reassurance, the feeling of support and knowing how good … Continue reading

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