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Sunday Writing Prompt “Dark Night of the Soul”

It came after a period of profound disturbance. For days he had been in a stupor in which he felt himself moving closer and closer to the abyss. To him it appeared to be the only alternative. The question was … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Guardian”

Cyril Rum, angel on sabbatical, was just finishing his morning meditation when there was a serious knock on his door. He didn’t like having his meditation disturbed and was irritated that it had been so. At his front door he … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Secret Admirer”

 I first saw you on a crowded platform waiting for the 3.28 train. It was a Monday afternoon and the crowds were mainly school kids on their way home and people like me wanting to get home as early as … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Uncontrollable Nonsense”

It all came as such a surprise when he was notified that he had won. What was remarkable was he couldn’t remember entering the contest. He looked it up. “Write your thoughts on the notion that most creative thought is … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Collage” – Mum and Dad

My dad was a dreamer, which was at odds with the fact he didn’t sleep all that well. In the middle of the night, he’d be awake and would often go into the shed and tinker with his car. He … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Collage” – On The Way To Work.

It didn’t seem likely that a red-haired girl complete with raspberries would have any sort of influence on my day. As it was, my mind was focused on the day ahead, another wrestle with the Lower Year Nine’s, the program … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Dear Diary” – The Future.

Dear Diary, Tuesday, 31st March. It’s day six hundred of social distancing. Who’d a thought I’d be in this situation? Life has become so routine; it’s hard to imagine it was not like this. All around me are the scars … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Diner” – Hell’s Kitchen

When it came eternity, there was only one eatery worth talking about, Hell’s Kitchen. Located inside the gates of Hell and run by a very large soul called Bruno, the Kitchen served the most delicious food. In particular, it was … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “Tarot Reading” – Can It Be True?

The reading had not gone as I anticipated. I had gone along to find out my future. Instead, there seemed to be an inordinate amount of tsking and shaking of the reader’s head. This combined with exclamations such as ‘Oh … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt “What makes you smile” – Winnie’s Potion

Miss Marble, of 46 Grimace, witch extraordinaire, was used to receiving unusual requests for potions to fix all manner of situations and ailments. The one she received from Winnie Foster, of 19 Grimace Street did set her mind ticking. Winnie … Continue reading

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