Category Archives: MindLovesMisery Menagerie

Simpleville Boy Makes Good

It’s Tale Weaver #202 over at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie. The prompt is the image below.       “Crasis Gasitus seen pictured at the scene of his great discovery. Many thought it impossible. Few believed he could pull it off.” Yes, folks, today was a big day for Crasis Gasitus of Simpleville, South Carolina. He’s a […]
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Sestina: On the Rocks

Today’s writing prompt at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie is recovery. While this piece isn’t about recovery, it’s somewhere in the ballpark. She’s sick. Her nose starts to run and bleed. Crackling leaves fall out of the trees and spread a carpet of scratchy brown over her world. She hugs and rocks herself; staring down at a street […]
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Muscadine

It’s Tale Weaver over at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie and the prompt is evening. Twilight eases in as if someone secretly draws our window shade lower                  and                            lower and                               […]
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Bad Meringue

It’s First Line Friday over at the Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie. The radio was playing the oddest song when Karl took his seat in the dining room. It was quite different than their usual dinner music. Someone must’ve changed the station. But who? No matter! This, was a song you could dance to. It actually had a […]
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A Moment

It’s Heeding Haiku with Chèvrefeuille at Mindlovemiserys Menagerie. Today’s prompt is candles.     Candle’s gentle glow snowflakes silver and moonlit, you and me — in love.