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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #76 – Crisp and Hide n Seek

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Photo Challenge #284 – A Boy and His Lego. See

Image: -Google Images Lego, you have to love it. The small boy with the wild and vivid imagination Sits on the floor He pulls out his box of Lego pieces He starts his construction. Piece after piece he joins In … Continue reading

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What do you See? January 22/2019 – Seasons

When we were kids growing up in winter We craved the warmth of summer. In the summer on blazing hot days We craved the cold of winter. There’d be days when you wondered If the heat would let up, If … Continue reading

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Response – JSW Prompt 1-14-2019 – Inside the Circle.

It was a place in Jenny’s backyard where we thought it was possible magic could occur. There were initials carved in one part: KL Loves MT. These were Jenny’s parents who must have loved each other once but were now … Continue reading

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Time To Write: Rain [Creative Writing Prompt]

“Listen to the pouring rain, listen to it fall Its raining it’s pouring, the old man is snoring.” My mother would croon this to me as I lay down to sleep. It was more pertinent when it was actually raining, … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #21 – Day and Night – Common-sense

My mother equated day and night with common-sense. She’d say, “It’s as clear as day and night that you did the wrong thing and should have done something that shows you have an ounce of sense about you.” Our childhoods … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge – Week 3

He awoke at 3 am as he had done so often that week. Once again, the same dream had been happening. Though he was beginning to think it was more nightmare than dream. It was one of those dreams where … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #169 – Growing Up Was No Fun

Image: Jean-Daniel Beley Summer arrived shirts were off. The boy loved the long days Endless games in backyards Exploring the surrounds Stepping into places forbidden. From morning till evening He met with mates Picked sides, made plans Some days riding … Continue reading

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May 11: Flash Fiction Challenge – The Fresh Bread Sandwich

May 11, 2017 prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about trading. It can be the profession of old or of modern day traders on Wall Street. It can be trading places or lunches at school. … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS – My Earliest Memories

May 4  Today’s prompt is:  Your earliest memory It’s all snippets of memory. My young brother aged about three going missing and finding him hours later in bed asleep after mum had everyone in the street looking for him. Being … Continue reading

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