Tag Archives: Family

Tale Weaver #202 – Evening – December 20th

It was the evening before Christmas, and the family gathered in their lounge room looking gloomily at each the other. They had this annual meeting to plan their Christmas Day. As were a proud family and since they were as … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #3 – Aunt Ella’s Pew

When Aunt Ella died the wooden bust from the old church pew fell to the floor with enough of a thud to arouse our curiosity. It seemed coincidence at the time, but Aunt Ella and the church pew had been … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #64 – Home

It is the time for us to go home, or welcome people home. Or just find that place within ourselves we can call home.  There are some people who induce that feeling in us of being home. There are times … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #195 – Dance – 1st November – The Last Dance.

Dad had announced the day of reckoning had arrived. It was to be the chicken’s last march to the wood-heap. Easter was upon us, and Sunday lunch loomed high on our list of expectations. There was an air of resignation … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 59

CHALLENGE “So, you think money is at the root of all evil …..” In a far corner of the betting shop sits the man down on his luck and all but out of cash. It’s time for the last race, … Continue reading

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Finish the Story #15

The Funniest Vacation Ever! Alan spent the winter of ’86 thinking about all the road trips he was subjected to as a child in the old family station wagon. His two children had never experienced hours filled with playing I-spy … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN (EXACTLY) 120 WORDS – Family

Today’s prompt is:  Your family dynamics growing up. I am the second child of four. My older brother is five years older than me, and for the most part growing up, I was his irritating little brother. At times I … Continue reading

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