Anonymous, Inc.

It's Tale-weaver over at MindLoveMisery's Menagerie.  Today our prompt is "Jobs." ℵ Without a doubt, my most memorable job was at Anonymous, Inc. as a data entry clerk. The pay was abysmal, the work itself was about as interesting as counting carpet fibers, and there was absolutely no chance for advancement. So what made it [...]

Last Knight

Last Knight

It's Fandango's Flashback Friday!  A year ago on this exact date, I created this story for a MindLoveMisery's Menagerie prompt. ℵ Dinah liked to think of herself as a realist, immune to faerie tales, knights in shining armor, and dreams that can't come true. That's bullshit kid stuff, she told herself, and Dinah was no [...]

True Darkness

True Darkness

This week at Mindlovemisery's Menagerie, we are diving into the depths of PERSONIFICATION. Our challenge is all about the use of personification in our writing. You will need to use the statement provided in your response – which can be poetry or prose. Our statement using, personification is: There was a heavy thunderstorm, the wind [...]

The Special Friend

The Special Friend

It's the Lucky Dip over at the MindloveMisery's Menagerie Blog!  Today our mission is to craft a Monotetra. Monotetra The monotetra is a new poetic form developed by Michael Walker. Each stanza contains four lines in monorhyme. Each line is in tetrameter (four metrical feet) for a total of eight syllables. What makes the monotetra [...]