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Weekend Writing Prompt #61 – Quarantine

She insisted her small fluff ball dog called Linda Louise accompany her our tour down under. It meant the dog would be quarantined for a few weeks, but she would be able to visit. They pined for each other, it … Continue reading

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Conversations with Marjorie Nettlespawn 4

Marjorie Nettlespawn, my neighbour, came bustling in from her morning walk. In her arms, she held a small bundle of brown fluff.  Marjorie did have a habit of picking things up on her walks like the odd coin or two, … Continue reading

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Sunday Strange microfiction challenge – Mary’s Breakfast

Mary looked across the room at the picture of the angel Gabriel her parents had put on her wall. They said the presence of the Angel would keep her safe as she slept. Mary was concerned less about safety as … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers – Carl and Rover

Image: The Storyteller Abode_ Thanks Louise Carl loved taking his master for a walk. It wasn’t hard to get him motivated. A good solid wag of the tail, a wistful look and a movement toward the front door and the … Continue reading

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#Maydays Prompt – Beauty is in the hand of the penholder

There were tears in your eyes Spilling down your face as you Were told of the enormity of the problem. Your love, the one you nurtured Was unwell and you knew It was time to say farewell. You have always … Continue reading

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#Maydays Prompt – A Little Lost

Today’s #maydays prompt may your character lose something, their phone, their marbles, their sheep?   Moving house can be not only tiring but also stressful as all you are focused on is getting the job done as quickly as possible. So it … Continue reading

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: WEEK #7 – 2016 – Fido

http://publicdomainarchive.com/public-domain-images-black-lab-puppy-on-rustic-wood-background/   The opening sentence for the February 12th, Flash Fiction for the Purposeful Practitioner: “……. For the thousandth time, I promise you, it wasn’t me!”   Fido had that look about him. We’d seen it before. The last time we … Continue reading

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