The Grand Jete

The Grand Jete

It's Fandango's Friday Flashback!  This story was originally written for MindLoveMisery's Menagerie. Once upon a time, there lived a giant named Frank whose left foot was bigger than his right. Of course, when he went to the Jaunty Giant Shoe Emporium, they wouldn't allow him purchase two different sized shoes. Frank couldn't afford two pair, [...]

Necco Wafers & Porn

Necco Wafers & Porn

It's Tale Weaver over at the MindloveMisery's Menagerie. Today we have been asked to write about happiness (of all things!). Happiness, eh? This is a topic I know very little about. Googling it doesn't help. I've heard of it, of course. Some people I know have actually experienced it: the real deal. They are happy [...]

Blowing It

Today's writing prompt at Mindlovemisery's Menagerie is the metaphor, "blowing one's own horn." Derek was an average kid. He made Bs and Cs in school, maybe an occasional A if he was lucky. His parents, however, claimed he was a 'gifted child.' They fawned over him mercilessly. If he failed, it was someone else's fault [...]

Change of Life

Welcome to the Saturday Mix – Unique Personality, 9 February 2019! This week 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 [...]