Of Facades and Oysters

Of Facades and Oysters

It's Poetics Tuesday over at the dVerse Poets Pub! Today our writing prompt is to: "Choose an object from your home or outdoors. Look past the obvious characteristics and uses of this object. Spare us the details. Instead, take us to the connection that it has made with you or what it represents. What does [...]

The Tapper

The Tapper

It's time once again for Fandango's Flash Fiction Challenge. The prompt is the image below. Jeff spent most of the morning getting ready. He'd barely slept at all last night in anticipation of today's events. He arrived at the park and checked his watch. It told him he was a good 15 minutes early, but [...]

20/20

20/20

Connie perched on the roof of the 7th-story BFD Goodritch building. Her armpits were moist and her silk blouse stuck to her skin. At least a cool autumn breeze took the edge off a bit. She got into position and scanned the street below for a silver Cadillac. There were three of them parked in [...]

Fame

Fame

It's time once again for the fabulous One Minute Fiction Challenge, hosted by Cyranny! The writing prompt is the image below. What’s the ”One Minute Fiction” challenge about? Easy. Each week I’ll provide a prompt to inspire you to write a very short story. The idea is to manage to type your whole story in [...]

Fibbing Friday | 01/08/20

Fibbing Friday | 01/08/20

It's Fibbing Friday again! Check out PCGUYIV's Thoughts & Theories blog for more info. What do the abbreviations, B.C. and A.D. stand for? B.C. stands for Before Cats, and A.D. is After Dogs. What do the abbreviations, B.C.E. and C.E. stand for? I don't know. Missed school that day, apparently. What event triggered the start [...]