Writing Prompt: “…and then I heard a crunch”

Writing Prompt: “…and then I heard a crunch”

Have you ever stared into the dark abyss? Down a sewer hole, into a cave or tunnel, sat in the dark staring into the empty hallway with no light. The sounds of nothing amplifies until it becomes a soft hum or static throughout your eardrums. The eerie feeling of eyes, thousands of eyes piercing your [...]

Writing Prompt: Can’t Teach an Old Dog New Tricks

Writing Prompt: Can’t Teach an Old Dog New Tricks

There are times when I’m sitting up in the bed at night, pondering over how I got to this point with him. Him being my husband, Michael, of the last 17yrs. He isn’t my first husband and some nights I say to myself he might not be my last. Don’t get me wrong, we have [...]

Writing Prompt: What is it you regret?

Writing Prompt:  What is it you regret?

“Hey, so I’m curious, is there anything you regret?” The way she asked the question was as if she knew the answer. Perhaps not the exact answer, but she knew there was so much that I had experienced in life that the only honest answer would be a simple “yes”. The truth—I refused to acknowledge [...]

Writing Prompt: Halloween

Writing Prompt: Halloween

First Hollows Eve The evening sun is running behind time. In reality, I'm just excited for the night's festivities. It's my first Hollows Eve and apparently the day decided to stretch long. Here, we can't celebrate the thirty-first until we reach adulthood. It's strange compared to the worldwide standard, but it's well worth the wait. [...]