Tag Archives: Family

Sunday Writing Prompt “Wacky and Weird”

The family gathered, and as always it was a dicey event. So many personalities and so many skeletons to be uncovered. Cousins Hugo and Nessa came dressed in their best gothic black, both looking their usual vacuous selves, staring ahead … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 8 Comments

Tale Weaver – #223 – Search – May 16th.

We all at different times go in search of things from the car keys to our wallets, from looking for a new home to looking into the lives of our forebears. I recently went in search of my grandfathers. On … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

100 Word Wednesday: Week 120 – The Flower Show

Ten minutes into the flower show the kids had had enough. You could tell they had the attitude we’ve seen one and therefore seen them all. No amount of enthusiasm from mum made the slightest impact on them. They wanted … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Story Starter Challenge April 19 – Watch the Edge

Image © Kelli Seeger Kim Today’s sentence: “Watch the edge!” This is what mum screamed when we went to see the valley from the magnificent lookout above it. Leo was one to take things to an extreme and mum was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Thursday photo prompt: Beyond #writephoto – Uncle Fred

When Uncle Fred went missing, it came as no great surprise. Mum had been saying for years that he was beyond help. Fred was her younger brother, a single man who spent most of his waking hours in the pub … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 16 Comments

Story Starter Challenge April 16 – Sitting on the Front Porch

It was one of those days where the heat finally gave up its assault and allowed us some respite. When that happened, we sat on the front porch and watched the sun setting away into the west while we sipped … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

Wordle #129 – The Youngest of the Hall Brood

This week’s words: Boy Brood Localize Coil Dark Tremble Sphere Unmistakable Ruthless Stomach Contour Coastline When the body of the boy was discovered the entire coastline was searched for clues as to what had happened to him. The boy was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 15 Comments