Monthly Writing Challenge (June 2022: A Father’s Day Special)

She stared up at the stars, clutching her stuffed Varactyl tightly to her chest, watching as the stars twinkled in the inky blackness above her bed.  Normally, her father did not let her leave the shades open at bedtime, but she had been sad today, so open they had remained.  Her brother had acted sullen … Continue reading Monthly Writing Challenge (June 2022: A Father’s Day Special)

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 ‘sugar and … Continue reading Monthly Writing Challenge (December 2021: A Christmas Story)