Halloween Challenge –

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/ Boogieman, Boogieman, Boogieman, If you say it thrice, In your own fear you will stand, Your mind will be in a vice. Boogieman, Boogieman, Boogieman, Your screams will wake the dead, Every night without fail, Or that’s the legends cred.


Swindle Excuse me for my rant, but I have had enough of being swindled. I’ve known my guttering needs doing for a while now, so I got quotes and got someone in to do the job. Two weeks ago he arrived (five hours late) and did half the job because he said I needed newContinue reading “https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/”

Word Prompts – Halloween – trio

Today’s prompt Soft, black fur https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/ Gripping on to his new cloak, he almost flies out of the shop. I’m glad he’s coming to my Halloween party. I already have an idea of who he can talk to. The invisible man struggles to make friends – Together they would make quite the pair on theContinue reading “Word Prompts – Halloween – trio”

From Word Prompt #FOWC – Course

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/ Bethany – Pirate in Training I drink the potion, and as it slides down my throat my body feels weak against the chair. My mind is full of a weird mush of memories. It is Harry who leads me to the end of the forest. He talks to me about what he remembers ofContinue reading “From Word Prompt #FOWC – Course”

Word Prompts

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/ All this food reminded me of a project I was part of a couple of years ago. As part of my writing group we were asked to write about food stories, and ask people about their favourite food. This is what I wrote from all the different people I interviewed. They were then readContinue reading “Word Prompts”


Oscillatio ‘The past, how do I reverse time?’ I ask. I stare at the oscillation of her arms, and in one single movement she swings into the pot she has been making the spell in. She grabs a green bottle from the shelf, and pours the liquid into it. I’ve seen her do this manyContinue reading “https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/”

Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 6 September 2021, Word of the Day and the colour challenge blue.

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/ Obvious, Blue, Daylight I search the blue horizon for answers , as daylight fades away. The sun is setting in the east, and it is obvious to me we need to get off this beach. How did I know? It is obvious. My mother looks frightened of something, and is trying to stop meContinue reading “Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 6 September 2021, Word of the Day and the colour challenge blue.”