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100 Word Wednesday: Week 92 – Reaching Out

Photo by Alex Iby All hope seemed lost, and so she was prepared to give up. Out of her depth and with little resources left to keep her afloat she felt it was time to let go. For far too … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers – Awaiting Grandparents.

It was cold wet and miserable outside, the windows were fogged up, and I kept having to wipe them to see out. I was expecting my grandparents, and I looked forward to their visit. Mum had said they would be … Continue reading

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Thursday photo prompt: Wishes #writephoto

He’d run out of wishes, the last one had disappeared into a field of indifference. The scene in front of him was one of desolation save for the riot of colour symbolising the many hopes of folk more optimistic than … Continue reading

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Emptiness

When they opened him up, they spotted In his stomach cavity, a vacuum. He’d told them it was there But no one believed him. They knew what had been there They saw the scar where the cord had been cut, … Continue reading

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100 Word Wednesday: Week 54 – The Present Future

Photo by Roman Logov   When the future arrived we gathered in the city centre to plan the next fifty years. The present future was looking bright for us. The seasons had been favourable to cropping and the babies were … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #36 – Begin

He sat at the dinner table New Year’s Day listening to them talk about the resolutions they were making. “Work harder, be better wife/husband, work for that promotion, teach their youngest better manners…” the list went on and on and … Continue reading

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Music Challenge #19: “Ordinary World” — Green Day Ft. Miranda Lambert #amwriting #musicchallenge #MLMM

  When the old couple met after years of saying they wouldn’t as they feared upsetting the other’s world there was a time of adjustment. There was no doubt they enjoyed each other’s company, and they spent a lot of … Continue reading

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