The Journey Home

This post is for my Writing 101 Day 15 assignment, Take a cue from your readers. On 15 September, our Day 6 assignment was to create a poll for readers to vote on a list of ideas for a post; my readers chose "a short story, made up as you go along. NO planning" which … Continue reading The Journey Home


The Ring

In response to The Daily Post's writing prompt: "Memories For Sale." On a weekend road trip, far away from home, you stumble upon a garage sale in a neighborhood you’re passing through. Astonished, you find an object among the belongings for sale that you recognize. Tell us about it. It had been a long time … Continue reading The Ring

Day Eleven: Make a Prompt Personal

In response to The Daily Post's writing prompt: "Writing Room." A genie has granted your wish to build your perfect space for reading and writing. What’s it like? FAITH It was not going well. A cuppa in hand, I sat down at my desk, looking forward to a day of writing. Two hours later, I'd typed … Continue reading Day Eleven: Make a Prompt Personal

The Final Goodbye

Sometimes she paced in random patterns. Others, she simply stood there. Looking. Wishing.  And regardless of whether she paced or stood still, her feelings remained the same. She could think of nothing else but…him. My poor Tom, Olivia thought, as her eyes scanned the horizon for anything that looked alien to the water. Are you … Continue reading The Final Goodbye