Tag Archives: Family

Time To Write: A New Place [Creative Writing Prompt]

We drove over the final hill and looked down a steep valley towards a cluster of houses that were to make up our place of residence for the next eight years. This was our first placement as teachers and our … Continue reading

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In Other Words, accidentally…

Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word accidentally I accidentally dropped it. Grandma’s prize vase lay in a thousand pieces on the floor. Then the questions. Hadn’t I been told to not touch it, to stay away, it … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #44 – Fallen

“Oh, how the mighty have fallen.” The words echoed in his mind as he sat on the park bench in a foreign city in an equally foreign city. More than once he asked himself how it had all gone wrong, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #200 – The world in His Hands

Image: Justin Peters He had the world in his hands, Every and anything he wished for could be his But like so many in his circle he blew the lot. Career as promising so much Married his high school girl … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt – Shrine #writephoto – A Father to His Children

He told his kids that upon his death he was to be cremated not buried. He had reasons for that decision. He took his children to the cemetery and past all the new graves; all cared for and decorated with … Continue reading

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#JusJoJan Daily Prompt – January 30th, 2018 – Scrumptious.

Scrumptious. When we were kids there was nothing more exciting than a visit from Uncle Wendy. Uncle Wendy was the best cook and made the most amazing birthday cakes. You never knew what surprise you’d find inside the cake Uncle … Continue reading

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#JusJoJan Daily Prompt – January 29th, 2018 – Fantasic

Fantastic When Uncle Wrinkle woke up he was gobsmacked by what he saw. He stood at the window and couldn’t believe what he was seeing. “This is fantastic,” he said many times over. Uncle Wrinkle had been asleep for fifty … Continue reading

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