Monthly Writing Challenge (October 2021: A Halloween Story)

October 2021 Prompt: A unexpected party guest; "He Is" by Ghost https://open.spotify.com/track/4Z1eki45zLvtU5Mbk9kM7K?si=C-cmERftQfO9TyEMN7R0YA&utm_source=cohttps://open.spotify.com/track/4Z1eki45zLvtU5Mbk9kM7K?si=C-cmERftQfO9TyEMN7R0YA&utm_source=copy-linkpy-link Balancing the seven pizza warmer bags precariously on top of her palm, Cirice attempted to persuade her car’s door to unlock.  It did not matter how many times Tony looked at it for her, the damned thing always jammed.  And always when she … Continue reading Monthly Writing Challenge (October 2021: A Halloween Story)

Monthly Writing Challenge (September 2021)

September 2021 Prompt: Change Change was coming to Firenze.  She could taste it on the air and feel it in the land.  The colors were changing, altering, different than they had once been.             The creatures that had once greeted her with delight, were no longer seen.  The songbirds that serenaded her had fallen silent.  … Continue reading Monthly Writing Challenge (September 2021)

Line-A-Day Short Story (August 2021)

August 2021 Prompt: Write a scene/story including fireflies (in this instance, torchbugs - a bug like fireflies in the Elder Scrolls universe). (https://www.bryndonovan.com/2016/05/20/50-writing-prompts-inspired-by-summer/) The air was heavy, thick with the threat of rain.  Her skin felt clammy, her dark hair sticking to the dampness of her skin.  Beads of sweat would gather on her forehead, … Continue reading Line-A-Day Short Story (August 2021)

Line-A-Day Short Story (April: An Easter Story)

April 2021 Prompt: Easter/Ostara marks the start of spring when dragons lay their eggs.  It is an Easter/Ostara tradition to brave the birthing grounds and claim your egg before it hatches.  {Prompt from writing.prompt.daily Instagram page}  As well as attempting to write my pets’ personalities as human children; if you know my animals, please place … Continue reading Line-A-Day Short Story (April: An Easter Story)

Line-A-Day Short Story (December: A Christmas Story)

Prompt: Someone's First Christmas Without a Loved One; Christmas Time; Weave a Christmas Song into a Short Story: "Wintersong" and "Song for a Winter's Night" by Sarah McLachlan. Peter froze at his desk as the lights overhead began to shut down with a soft ‘wump’ one-by-one.  He swore softly to himself; he had not thought … Continue reading Line-A-Day Short Story (December: A Christmas Story)