Tag Archives: What Do You See?

What do you see # 64 – Flight

 Dressed in all her finery, she ran towards the gates. She believed that beyond them lay hope, prosperity and love. Up till this point, her life had been a struggle, pain and despair. As she drew near, the gate sellers … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

What do you see # 61 – 21st December 2020 – Bringing On Christmas.

It was that time of the year again. The kids were at me, the wife demanding, the pressure building, shopping to be done and it seemed everything and everyone was demanding something of me and my resolve was fading by … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

What do you see # 58- 30th November 2020 – An Afternoon in the Pool.

It had been a particularly hot day and we were glad to reach the hotel. More pleasing was the fact the hotel had a pool and soon our kids were down there cooling off. Our eldest daughter, aged four at … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 13 Comments

What do you see # 51 – 12 October’20 – Concoctions

It’s all about concoctions and what you believed they might do. Add plenty of mystery and intrigue, and you have the ingredients you need to capture interest. On top of that, you organise a few stooges to come out of … Continue reading

Posted in Writing prompt | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

What do you see # 49 – 28 September’20 – Predators.

Image credit- Evan Clark @ Unsplash Did you know they are left over from the time of the dinosaurs? Birds have survived through the ages. Some I’m sure have evolved, others not. The black cockatoos I see flying around are … Continue reading

Posted in Writing prompt | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

What do you see # 48 – 21 September’20 – The Lane.

 It had been one of those days where the end of it couldn’t have come fast enough. The oppressive heat had sapped the life out of everyone and every beast. Even Arn’s delivery truck had given up for the day … Continue reading

Posted in Writing prompt | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

What do you see # 47- 14 September’20 – Painting the First Time.

“You can do this,” she said as he looked at the page, the paints and inside his nerves jangled in fearsome expectation of making a complete fool of himself. “But I have no artistic ability. I have trouble colouring in … Continue reading

Posted in Writing prompt | Tagged , , | 15 Comments

What do you see # 43- 17 August 2020 – Love Notes

They were spread around the house as well as on the kitchen noticeboard. They had an amazing relationship that never grew old in their professions of love for each other. You’d find notes stuck on cupboards, on wardrobes, on the … Continue reading

Posted in Writing prompt | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

What do you see # 41 – 3 August 2020 – Thieving Rascals.

 At first, I thought it a mouse as I only gave it a cursory glance. But its movement gave me cause to look more closely. A small but cheeky looking monkey looked at me from the fork in the tree. … Continue reading

Posted in Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

What do you see # 39 – 20 July 2020 – Gran’s Pantry

Gran loved shopping on a Tuesday morning. Why we never quite understood, maybe because it wasn’t pension day she thought there would be less people to contend with, but it was folly to turn up at her place early on … Continue reading

Posted in Writing prompt | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments