Cinderella in 100 words

My own writing this week has been funeral cards and a eulogy so light relief was needed for Prose For Thought in this house.  If you’re waiting for snail mail from me, I’ll be catching up this weekend. The 100 word challenge was a picture prompt with no relevance this week so I decided to […]

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The Return Of Nick & Anna

I have written 2 poems this week but both were private ones for family. I was taken unawares when my parents asked me to write something for my aunt’s funeral next week. It’s one thing to make up a silly rhyme to share on the internet where the delete button can easily be reached, quite another […]

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Anticipation

Sara‘s prompt this week was ‘anticipation’, Julia‘s was ‘…so what time did you say it was?…’ Could I combine the two? I had a good go! See if you can spot the little extra challenge I gave myself!   Anna enquired: “So what time did you say it was?” Nick replied: “Taxi’s booked for 8.” They’d […]

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The Prompt: A Letter

    She gathered her thoughts and then gathered pen and paper. As her tears flowed so did the words, but, too many words, she didn’t want to ramble, she just wanted to express herself. Express her thoughts, express her needs, express her hopes and her fears. She wanted to do this succinctly and eloquently […]

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Woof Wednesday meets the 100 Word Challenge

This week, Julia gave us ‘but even when I listened carefully’ as our 100 word challenge and, I’ll admit, I’ve found it challenging writing one of my usual poems. So, you have a short story instead 🙂  A beautiful day; one girl and her dog were at the park, making the most of good health […]

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