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The Door

“I see you finally brought the brains of the operation with you,” teased Jim from his cluttered desk. Big sister Jordey rolled her eyes. Little sister Daisy beamed. Dad waved. “Jordey, watch your sister while I talk to Jim a minute,” said Dad. “Don’t touch anything.” Jordey turned to Daisy, pointing to the wall. “All…

The Adventures of Mine

Something constant and uniquely me

Introducing…always introducing The We that was was moving from Atlanta, Georgia to near Daytona Beach, Florida. We did not all want to go, and by we, I mean me. I procured excitement with a clever title and my first blog. Had it and the marriage lasted, I’d be a Mommy blogger today. But alas, The…

Copyright-John Nixon

The Human Illusion

  The Human Illusion Neither us of remembered the forest being on any of the maps or brochures. None of it really looked familiar, not according to the long hours of research before our trip, but we weren’t the type to avoid adventure opportunities. It was serene, with gnarled roots and branches interrupting the flat,…

Copyright -Rochelle Wisoff-Fields

Locked Out

Friday Fictioneers - a weekly blog link-up based on a photo prompt. The Challenge - write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle, and end. (No one will be ostracized for going a few words over the count.) The Key - make every word count. The Picture - Locked Out She woke, moaned, and pushed his…

copyright Adam Ickes

Friday Fictioneers – Sturdy

After seeing this challenge for several months, and reading pretty consistently for about a month, it’s time I stop blog-stalking this group and start putting notes under their windshields. Friday Fictioneers – a weekly blog link-up. The Challenge - write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle, and end. (No one will be…

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The New Walk of Shame

The walk of shame refers to a situation in which a person must walk past strangers or peers alone for an embarrassing reason before reaching a place of privacy. Most commonly, it occurs the morning after a night out at a bar, nightclub, or party. – The Walk of Shame I over indulged a little…

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The Spark

Weekly Writing Challenge: Threes - write a post using three photographs for inspiration. **1** What did you bring? he asked. He squared his stance and reached out his hand. He wrapped his fingers around the edge of my car door and swung it shut. Pebbles scuffled underfoot as I turned to match his stance. Meat, I answered…

Love Day

Groovy or Grumpy

It’s the Annual Cougar Den Like In! In honor of this most delightful holiday, the ladies at HEY BEERGUT!! are asking everyone, that’s you too, to Like their Valentine’s Day post and give everyone ten words or less on our own Love Day feelings. Ahhh feelings. Because I love a challenge of brevity, and Helen…