Three Line Tales

As I sit in the waiting room of my psychotherapist, this picture falls out of my wallet.

I wonder why I am at a psychotherapist’s office, as I stare at the creepy doll I held during my holiday photo shoot.

Perhaps my psychotherapist can look at the young face in this picture and help me find out why the innocence in that face disappeared.

Three Line Tales

When the moon is this orange it is a night to go out looking for toad stools.

It seems like the perfect time for the dew to glisten on the caps of the fungi.

Be careful not to snack while out hunting, you may eat a bad mushroom and not make it home.

Three Line Tales

When I go to the record shop to see what they have left I feel badly that I am wasting inventory if I buy a single album.

When I go home with my new album I will set up my kitchen to make my mold and start my oven.

When my oven is heated I will place my record on my mold to melt into a super, funky snack bowl which will be a gift to a friend.

Three Line Tales, Week 196

Night of the Harvest Moon

We were always told never to walk alone in the woods on the night of the Harvest Moon.

Tonight here I am walking, alone, in the night, with only the orange glow of a fictional moon to guide me.

If I do not make it out of the woods tonight I hope that the next person listens when they are told to never walk alone in the woods on the night of the Harvest Moon.

Three Line Tales, Week 195

As my nails gripped the sandy soil, littered with dried, dead grasses, the sky behind me darkened.

I could continue to struggle and try to climb out of this hell or give up and fall to my death.

Where are you God when I need you so desperately?

Three Line Tales Week 194

Can you hear their cries, the cries of joy and of pain? Do you see the remnants of the lives that no longer have a place to live? Who took it all away and left the walls to hold the secrets?

Three Line Tales, Week 191 — Only 100 Words

Welcome to Week 191 of Three Line Tales. You’ll find full guidelines on the TLT page – here’s the tl;dr: Write three lines inspired by the photo prompt (& give them a title if possible). Link back to this post (& check the link shows up under the weekly post). Tag your post with 3LineTales (so everyone can find you in the Reader). Read and […]

Three Line Tales, Week 191 — Only 100 Words

Kids in Summer: The higher they jumped the closer they became. Catching the balloon seemed like an impossible feat. In a child’s heart there is the determination to keep jumping until they get what they want.