Friday Fictioneers: Another World

  Photo credit: Julia Pendergast Response to May 30, 2014 prompt at Friday Fictioneers. Another World, Genre: Fantasy Two years had passed since Julia left to investigate the disappearance of her sister, leaving only a single scrap of paper. “Stand in front of the doorway, say the words, and the portal will open.” Mark held […]

Fire and Light

(photo was taken by me on 4/15/2014 during the blood moon/lunar eclipse) Inspired by Marion Zimmer Bradley, one of my heroes. May she rest in peace. Fire and Light One spring, the sun rose and saw something he had never seen before. A silver-haired lady stood alone in the sky, wearing a long silver gown […]

Friday Fictioneers: Go Baack

Photo Credit:Sandra Crook My response to the weekly writing prompt at Friday Fictioneers. An InLinkz Link-up. Genre: Light Fantasy Balaam was not having a good day. First, there had been the locusts, then the fiery rain, and finally thick darkness. Suddenly, a herd of sheep appeared from nowhere, surrounding his car. One of the sheep […]

Friday Fictioneers: Time Wounds all Heals

Photo prompt by: B.W. Beacham My response to the weekly writing prompt at Friday Fictioneers. An InLinkz Link-up. Time Wounds All Heals Genre: Contemporary Fiction, General In and out, the waves work to erase all trace of the flood, of the road, of the place where his wife, his beloved Yoko once stood. No one […]

First Try is Hopefully the Charm

Insecure Writers Group Okay, first I am pretty insecure about trying to post to this group. This summer I’ve decided I’m going to get serious about writing and maybe even (gasp) being published. Personally, I cringe when people ask what I’m doing this summer – now that I’m about to graduate from this rather challenging, […]

Epitaph

Epitaph, Genre: Surreal Fantasy, 100 words Tamsin hands the putty knife to Epona, her daughter. “It is time,” Tamsin says. “Why?” “Those candles had to give their lives so we could see. Now they need us to melt them down and remake them, with fresh string and new forms. They will speak to us in […]

Everyday Beauty

  Today is Beltane, May Day, the day to celebrate the oncoming warmth of summer. And what a beautiful day it is. All the world seems to be caught up in the push and pull of romance, of come here – and go away – and come here again. Every day is gorgeous and threaded […]