Random Writings

Shrouded by sadness

Even though the sun still shines and I have love all around meThere is a cloud that will not go away with the windwill not disappear after the rainAnd always blocks part of the sunBut he is with his father and will always be in my heart. Walking through my daysLiving for my present lifeSadness […]

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The Sunday whirl

Thanks again to Brenda for hosting the Sunday Whirl Challenge.You can participate by clicking here: Wouldn’t it be heaven if you could caress the soft cotton of a babies’ blanket?  You typically do not see one the color of coal, but I am sure there is a cart that holds a black blanket someone wants to purchase. If you were to covet all of the […]

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Wordle #195

Written for mindlovemiserysmenagerie: https://mindlovemisery.wordpress.com/2020/06/24/wordle-195/ Mom’s Birdbath Betsy threw back the covers when she heard the bell. It was Lizzy’s bell on her bike. Lizzy was her best friend and had gotten a new ten-speed bike for her birthday. She insisted it still needed a bell, like a little kid’s bike. But Betsy was tired of laying here, so she welcomed the sound.  Betsy was a pretty girl but born […]

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Fandango’s Friday Flashback

I posted this originally on January 26, 2020. I only went 6 months back because I haven’t hit the one year mark yet! THE SUNDAY WHIRL: WORDLE 440 Jack’s Ring From the top of the stone wall, Jack could see the crystal in the rock formation shimmering in the sunlight. The shining rock seemed to blink in the sun as the clouds moved […]

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Three Things Challenge #277

Thanks to Di at Pensitivity101 for 3 things: https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/06/25/three-things-challenge-277/ Your three things today are: RESPITEUNHEARDNAKED My experience Having worked with the psychologically fragile I understand that caregivers need a chance to receive respite for all the hours they put in. It is a lot of work and mentally demanding. A great day is even an hour of peacefulness. It […]

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Tale Weaver – #281

Written for mindlovemiserysmenagerie: https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2020/06/25/tale-weaver-281-artwork-june-25th/ Jessie’s true love Jessie walked down the wide hallway, her heels clicking on the marble, as she observed the works of art. The museum had this gallery and although she had been to numerous galleries, this one always displayed the most beautiful pieces by famous artists. At this moment she seemed […]

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The window to walancha

June writing prompts from Putting My Feet in the Dirt:https://puttingmyfeetinthedirt.com/2020/06/01/june-2020-writing-prompts/ I couldn’t fine “Walancha” on the internet but I did find Walachia: Walachia was bounded on the north and northeast by the Transylvanian Alps, on the west, south, and east by the Danube River, and on the northeast by the Seret River. https://www.britannica.com/place/Walachia Ode to walachia When […]

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Story Prompt Sunday

Written for Stacey Jaine McIntosh: https://staceyjainemcintosh.com/2020/06/21/story-prompt-sunday-42/ His body, flecked with scars, was a puzzle of near misses and mistakes he swore he’d never make again.______________________________________________ His body, flecked with scars, was a puzzle of near misses and mistakes he swore he’d never make again. But here he was. Back in the ring.  Danny couldn’t remember […]

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FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: 2020: WEEK #25

For the flash fiction prompt: https://flashfictionforthepracticalpractitioner.wordpress.com/2020/06/17/flash-fiction-for-the-purposeful-practitioner-2020-week-25/ Bruce and martin “Why are you still mad?”   “Who said I was mad?”  “Well look in the mirror. Your brow is furrowed, no smile, standing stiff like a statue. If you aren’t’ mad, then why don’t you just relax?”  “Listen, I don’t need a lecture about my facial features and just to be clear, […]

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First line friday

Hosted by mindlovemiserysmenagerie: https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2020/06/19/first-line-friday-june-19th-2020/ Jaime spent the whole day browsing the antique store and left with just one thing….______________________________________________________________ Jaime spent the whole day browsing the antique store and left with just one thing. She had gone in with an idea, having woken thinking about Dylan. She just wanted to show him how much she loved him, […]

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