Jackie’s Paper

This week's prompt at 3LineTales is the image below by Clem Onojeghuo via Unsplash. Every evening the man would stop at Jackie's Papers & Books and flip through the books and magazines. He would spend at least an hour looking at the intriguing titles and colorful covers, as if trying to decide which one to purchase. The [...]

13 Stairs

13 Stairs

This week's writing prompt at 3LineTales is the image below by Nathan Wright via Unsplash. When he arrived the door was ajar, allowing a beam of sunlight to stripe the littered concrete floor. He walked in and contemplated the thirteen stairs his buddies double-dog-dared him to climb. Taking a deep breath, he placed his right [...]

Xylophagia

Xylophagia

This week's writing prompt at 3LineTales is the image below by Davide Cantelli via Unsplash.   There's nothing like the musty, crisp fragrance of  a library! The wafting aroma as I fan the pages of an old book is almost aphrodisiacal. Alas, they don't taste as good as they smell.   Xylophagia