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Thursday photo prompt – Carved #writephoto – The Shirkers

When the battle ended, the shirkers were gathered before the victorious commander. These were the men who had run, hidden or found something else to do as the battle raged. As punishment, they were led in chains to the boulder … Continue reading

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#JusJoJan Daily Prompt – January 11th, 2018 – “Humiliate.”

Humiliate The Reverend Mother looked at the boy before her and saw a crude, callous and deserving creature of all the punishment she could deliver. It was her God-given obligation to teach boys humility even if she had to belt … Continue reading

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SoCS July 9/16 – Concentration

Miss Linda stands over me watching me through her beady eyes as I struggle with my modified cursive. Suddenly her big twelve inches is rapping on my hand. She refers to it as the Board of Education. We are terrified … Continue reading

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Moral Mondays: “Spare the rod, spoil the child”

Mr Carson believed in not sparing the rod. Every night you’d hear him dishing it out to his sons Paul and Steve. He’d been brought up the same way and thought himself an ok sort of guy and he wanted … Continue reading

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Wordle #95 – The Claw

This week’s words: Fade Human Dolorous (full of, expressing, or causing pain or sorrow; grievous; mournful) Elicit (to draw or bring out or forth; educe; evoke) Deaden Hibiscus Claw Downpour Irrelevant Fear Adversary Attrition (a reduction or decrease in numbers, … Continue reading

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