Category Archives: #flash fiction

Sunday Whirl Wordle #554

Brenda Warren hosts the Sunday Whirl and you can join in here Our word list: north, order, translucent, beneath, hits, thunder, search, freeze, journey, spellbinding power, sacred Beneath the translucent haze of the moon, thunder threatens from the north. In … Continue reading

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: 2022: WEEK #21

Roger Shipp is our host and you can find out more here Photo by Alexander Schimmeck on Unsplash I see number 52 is running high again. Yep. She’s got a new gadget that connects every appliance and reacts by vocal … Continue reading

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Simply 6 Minutes : 17th May

Christine of Stine Writing is our hostess for the Simply 6 Minutes challenge. Another picture to get one’s teeth into………… Picture courtesy http://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsandnature/the-strangest-things-youll-find-in-nature-photos/ Lights across the bay spotlighted the mauve sky of evening. It was such a peaceful and beautiful … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #414

Sarah is our hostess for the MLMM Photo Challenge. You can join in here Photo credit Tanya Grant The woods held no fear,  and as night began to draw in, she took shelter under a small copse of trees. She … Continue reading

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A Shar’d life

Everyone wanted a piece of me, and at first I was glad to give it. But now there is little left to give and I am only a fragment of the person I was. I hold in my hand what … Continue reading

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The Sunday Whirl Wordle #553

Brenda Warren is our host. You can join in here Our words: star, shelf, growl, slip, open, flower, crow, against, prowl, beneath, beat, shot Hunger bloomed like flowers in empty stomachs as the crow call heralding the return to roost … Continue reading

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Times they are a’changin’

The photograph below is from abi ismail at unsplash.com. For the visually challenged writer, the photo is of a man and a woman sitting next to each other at a counter inside a coffee shop. He’s engrossed with something on … Continue reading

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Same, Same, But Different – Saturday Mix, 14 May 2022

Sarah is our host for the Saturday Mix challenges. This week it’s Same Same but Different. This week we are diving into the depths of our thesaurus and exploring the world of synonyms. Same Same But Different Your ‘Same Same … Continue reading

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Open………. and closed

Image courtesy KL Caley 5th May Writephoto challenge‘Open Says Me’ Sybil chanted in front of the door. ‘Won’t work,’  Sebastian scoffed. ‘Why not? It does in the movies.’ ‘Because,’ he sighed, ‘ this is not a movie. And……  it’s not … Continue reading

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MLMM Photo Challenge #413

Sarah is hosting the MLMM Photo Challenge, Find out more here Photo credit Pobble 365 When he looked in the mirror, he didn’t like the man he saw looking back at him. Age had not been kind. The wrinkles and … Continue reading

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