She smiled, My heart quickened The night now has possibilities…. via Daily Prompt: Quicken [stock picture from alamy.com]Read More Possibilities (A Ten Word Story)
We run, pulses quicken. Looking back, I see them. Zombies….. [this 10-word story is set in the world Kira Scribbled‘s Just Another Apocalypse Diary: Day 1 (Short Story Series) check it out] via Daily Prompt: QuickenRead More Pulse Quickens (Another 10 word story)
Standing in the centre of the crowd, we are surrounded! via Daily Prompt: CenterRead More Daily Prompt: Centre (Continuing the 10-word story)
Anyone who has been following my blog for a while will know that I have a baby girl. She is ten weeks old tomorrow and the absolute centre of my world. Before she came along I had no intention of ever having kids, I hate kids in general, but this little baby has completely changed […]Read More Daily Prompt: Baby
This morning I woke up to a really nice surprise. Not only has my good friend Kira re-blogged my post about holding a writing event, and there seems to be a fair bit of interest in it that it’s giving me hope that it will be a good one So thank you, Kira. Not only […]Read More Good News – 100 Followers
The hideout’s gone, we run I try to scream but the explosion causes only a slur. via Daily Prompt: SlurRead More Daily Prompt: Slur (continuing the 10, ish, Word story)
The hideout has been destroyed. “Shit, they have found us!” [This is something I heard about the other day and wanted to give it a try. It was a challenge to see if you can write a story in Ten words. This is my first attempt] via Daily Prompt: HideoutRead More Daily Prompt: Hideout (A Story in 10 words)
It has been a while since I have seen any Writing Events running on here. The last one I took part in was one at Halloween, and it was a lot of fun. I have been running into a bit of a block recently when it comes to writing, so I thought it would be […]Read More Writing Event. All Welcome.
This last week has been a horrible week, so much has happened and none of it good. It has been one of the hardest weeks of my life, and I don’t really know where to go from here. I’m not going to go into details but enough to say that I’m at a turning point […]Read More Music! it helps us, It defines our lives, It can change who you are.
[Parts 1 2 & 3 can be found here] Part Four I was no sitting in a conference room with a cup of coffee waiting to be “debriefed” I’ve been waiting for two hours now, getting more and more pissed off as time goes by. Eventually, the door opens, I spring to my feet, […]Read More Running down my leg (Somethings coming Part 4) Daily Prompt: Heard
I have decided I want to open up the floor a little, as they say. I have been asked by a few people if I would be willing to allow guest submissions to my blog, stories written by other people. So I have thought this over, and I figure why not? It can be something […]Read More Be My Guest….
One of the things that annoys me the most about going shopping is pushy sales people. If I go into a shop and the staff in there are overly pushy I will turn around and leave without buying. I’ll give you an example. Three years ago the wife and I went into a store as […]Read More Pushy sales (or how to lose a sale)