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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS

Today’s prompt is:  Tell me a tale about a defining moment in your life.   On third August 1983, I was preparing for my weekly squash game when the phone rang. It was my sister ringing to tell me my … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS

Today’s prompt is:  What are your top two “pet peeves?” I find ignorance a pet peeve. People holding views on subjects so rigidly any attempt to argue logically with them simply falls on deaf ears. They just don’t hear you, … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS – Kitchen Fire

Today’s prompt is:  What is the most insane thing you’ve ever done in a crisis? We were preparing to cook dinner when small girl reached up to the bench, grabbed a jar of honey and dropped it. Everything stopped as … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS – Valentine’s Day

Today’s prompt is:  Your worst Valentine’s Day experience.   I’d been both married a while and working just as long. I’d learned that any celebration day was fraught with danger because my wife at the time never appreciated anything you … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS

A new year’s resolution you’ve never been able to keep.   I stopped making resolutions after making one to be a better husband only to discover my wife didn’t make any reciprocal one. The result was making an obvious effort … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS – December 2017

 Today’s prompt is:  Your worst Christmas. In 2012 my father had not long died before Christmas arrived. My children thinking, I needed all the help I could get in establishing myself in my father’s old house had earlier given me … Continue reading

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TELL ME A TALE IN 120 WORDS

Today’s prompt is:  Why you love, or dislike, the holiday season. In my part of the world Christmas in Summer is probably what you would call the holiday season. I like it for one reason, it brings my family together … Continue reading

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