Tag Archives: Family

FFfAW Challenge-Week of June 20, 2017 – We Might Be Lucky

Image: Footy and Foodie. Dad sat glumly at breakfast. It was going to be another stinker of a day. Hot days were hard work on the farm. A year ago, on a day not unlike the one looming there had … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Mix–17 June 2017 – 17

I didn’t live at 17 Prime Street, but I wished I did. It was the best house on the street. A well-manicured house in which lived an even better-manicured family, the Quanders. Quincy, the father, sold cars and from all … Continue reading

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FFfAW Challenge-Week of June 13, 2017 #2 – Dad’s Near Folly

Image: The Magicsticgoldenrose “We’ve got to buy it!” announced dad as he bounced through the back door.  “You know I’ve always wanted to live in a castle and here is our chance, a golden opportunity,” he said as we gathered … Continue reading

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Wordle #159 – The Neptunes

This week’s words: Bite Smooth Open Deserve Paradox Semaphorism (n.)) a conversational hint that you have something personal to say on the subject but don’t go any further—an emphatic nod, a half-told anecdote, an enigmatic ‘I know the feeling’—which you place … Continue reading

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Saturday Mix–10 June 2017 – What if..

The task this week: Tell us your alternate history story in 250 words or less.   I think our lives are made up of ‘what if’ scenarios. We all have had those moments where what if we weren’t standing in … Continue reading

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June 8: Flash Fiction Challenge – Wifflduff

June 8, 2017, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that involves playing an outdoor game, like tetherball, hoops, tag. It can be made up, traditional, cultural or any kind of twist. Go where the prompt … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #123 08.06.17: The June Bride

Lucy Assuch awoke to a beautifully sunny day. Today was her wedding day and the day itself looked like a blessed one. Lucy was filled with both love and excitement over what lay ahead for her. Across town, she knew … Continue reading

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