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50 Word Thursday #7 The rules: 1. Completed piece must be in multiples of 50 words – maximum of 250 words. Anything is acceptable – poetry, story, anecdote. 2. There will be a photo and a random phrase that I will take from the current book I am reading – you can use either or both. This

The Sign

Again. Another beating, more destruction. Allie dropped to the corner and covered her face with her arms. “Please don’t hit me. I’ll do better. I promise.” “You better have this place clean before I get back.” He left, slamming the door behind him sign falling to the floor. Worst sign ever. Tears flowed down her

The Chosen One

Audrick held up his sword and chanted aloud, “Qui Habitat in adiutorio altissimi, in protection Dei Caeli commorabitur. (Whoever dwells with the assistance of the Most High will abide in the protection of the God of heaven).” A tithe to the God he had worshiped since birth. He chanted for hours until the blade glowed

Changes

50 Word Thursday #6 The rules: 1. Completed piece must be in multiples of 50 words – maximum of 250 words. Anything is acceptable – poetry, story, anecdote. 2. There will be a photo and a random phrase that I will take from the current book I am reading – you can use either or both. This

Mother’s Garden

Carly loved walking though her mother’s garden. Especially the path that led to the tree in the middle. Once there, she sat and enjoyed the sights, sounds, smells, and peace the garden provided. As she grew and had a family of her own, her trips to her mother’s garden grew less frequent, until finally they

Vacation Day

Today is a vacation day. The husband and I decided to take the day off and have a little fun. We we hopped in the car and headed south. Who knows where we’ll end up?  But it beats the cold temperatures in Pennsylvania.  So, I’m not writing. But, I’m getting plenty of ideas.  Happy weekend

50 Word Thursday #5

The rules: 1. Completed piece must be in multiples of 50 words – maximum of 250 words. Anything is acceptable – poetry, story, anecdote. 2. There will be a photo and a random phrase that I will take from the current book I am reading – you can use either or both. This weeks phrase: Through April,

Tortured Soul Book Review

I just finished the final book in the Medici Protectorate Series by Staci Troilo, Tortured Soul. The world building in this series was spectacular. Troilo wove action packed scenes with bold character development for the heroes and the villains. As I progressed through the series, I felt more attached to the heroes and heroines, and

FOWC with Fandango─Resort

Fandango posts a word, and you write a blog post using that word. Why not give it a try. Kaitlyn pulled up to the entrance of the Grand Imperial Resort. Her brother was right. The place was perfect. The valet walked out hands in his pockets, dressed in black, bow tie, vest, and a gold

Fitting In

Terri looked outside the window and groaned. Snow. “Seriously? Are you freaking kidding me?” Her life sucked. No way would her mother let her take the car, and she planned to go to Brandon’s party. He was the most popular boy in her class. Her entire social life depended on getting to that party. Geek.