Height of Fashion

https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/author/cyranny/ gave us this prompt today. The word is Stylish. Height of Fashion Stylish once, the height of fashion, now lingering in her wardrobe too embarrassed to lift its arms. Once it danced at a disco. Strutted its stuff in a glittering, glorious rendition of 70’s magic. Stylish once, but now back in fashion. Another,Continue reading “Height of Fashion”


https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/author/talesfromthemindofkristian/ has suggested salacious for his prompt. The salacious sea swerved around the little boat, surrounding it in a gentle embrace. Sun basked clouds spread their wings as if in flight. Today was a great day. To return home, surprise his wife, Sara. How much had his boy, James grown? The last time he sawContinue reading “Home”

Thinking Thin Thoughts

Slimming was a harsh mistress, and as she watched her colleagues devour a whole box of doughnuts, while she was nibbling at her apple, it was pure torture. Just one small piece of sugar, and it was only a few millimetres away. As they scattered back to their desks, she stared at the ringed, deliciousContinue reading “Thinking Thin Thoughts”

Word of The Day

“You don’t understand Mum, it’s the party of the century, and I’ll be a laughing stock at school if I don’t go!” “I’ve made up my mind, you have exams in a few months, and there will be other parties.” Kylie glared, and slammed the kitchen draw shut, nearly trapping it in her fingers. “I’mContinue reading “Word of The Day”


This reminds me about the song in Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang. An old man ”Professor Caractacus Potts” getting kidnapped while he is in his shed and singing a song about being posh. Oh the posh posh traveling life, the traveling life for meFirst cabin and captain’s table regal company. I found it funny because he was in whatContinue reading “https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/category/word-of-the-day/”


“Delivery for Mrs and Mrs Penguin,” Steve Stork said, peering around the Mangrove. He had thought it strange they were in warmer climes, but then with climate change nothing was quite the same anymore. Perhaps he read the label wrong, but he checked it three times. Percy Penguin, two Jungle Parade, The Amazon. His wingsContinue reading “https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2022/02/07/delivery/”