Monthly Writing Challenge (December 2021: A Christmas Story)

December 2021 Prompt: Something A Little Different; A Christmas Story Holly had always been a little different.  Ever since she had been a small girl, she had recognized her differences.  The other girls always had their bows just perfect, their giggles sounded like jingling bells, and their demeanor could always be described as β€˜sugar and … Continue reading Monthly Writing Challenge (December 2021: A Christmas 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 β€˜wump’ one-by-one.  He swore softly to himself; he had not thought … Continue reading Line-A-Day Short Story (December: A Christmas Story)