A Duo of Word Prompts

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/author/talesfromthemindofkristian/ https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/ SURREPTITIOUS and QUANDARY Sliding past the cans of beans, she surreptitiously slipped it inside her handbag. Honesty was a quandary she couldn’t afford. She tried to make the food in her cupboard last, but her little boy was hungry. The last few months she had lost weight, and convinced him it was fromContinue reading “A Duo of Word Prompts”

Safety First

Crunch, crunch, crunch, the leaves rustled underneath my boots as I walked towards the bus stop. The bare trees looked empty without their protection, and I wrapped my scarf tighter around my neck. House keys, firmly in her right hand, she didn’t look back. Crunch, crunch, crunch, his heavy tread followed. Bare trees had lostContinue reading “Safety First”

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”