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I was going through some old notes and found a 100 Word Story that I wrote several months ago. The photo prompt was of a burnt electrical socket - ***** She signed papers and left the lawyer's office as a single homeowner with a key. If nothing else, it drew a line between the old … Continue reading Fresh

100 Word Story: Bus

The bus driver called into the rain “hop on!” The Army sergeant climbed in and started toward an open seat in back. From the front seat, a man with a brown hat stood. “Take this one, soldier. You need it.” The soldier nodded and sat. The other occupant of that front seat looked out the … Continue reading 100 Word Story: Bus

On the First Night of NaNo – Doggerel Poetry and Holiday Tradition

My family has never really formed any ironclad holiday traditions. I mean, my grandma had a particular way that the tree was always decorated, and very definite ideas about when decorations go up (the day after Thanksgiving) and when they come down (January 6th), but since she passed away we have sort of played every holiday … Continue reading On the First Night of NaNo – Doggerel Poetry and Holiday Tradition