Meerkat Manners {FFfPP}

Thanks Roger for offering Week 15 prompts for Practiced Practitioner!   Meerkat Manners Lifting their noses to the sky, the Meerkats begin. The day is young. Light breaks across the Savannah. Sentry on duty. Snakes lie in wait. Meerkats, ever alert, hear life waking. Delicacies imbibe. *BTW: If you haven’t watched Meerkat Manor, it’s addictive! We watched it several years ago and has inspired our … Continue reading Meerkat Manners {FFfPP}

Three Line Tales: The Window

This challenge is hosted by Sonya – @ Only 100 Words – is a writer I thoroughly enjoy following! The idea? 3 lines about the picture, no matter how long or short, but only three lines! I linked up — why not take a whirl, it could be fun for you too! The Window Sleepily the sweet boy awakes, ready to embark on a day of adventure Daddy … Continue reading Three Line Tales: The Window

The Door {FFfAW – 60th Challenge}

For complete challenge guidelines, see the 60th week challenge link below 🙂 The Door I began to walk to the door. This was the door to change my life. My mother told me the answers were all behind the door. I couldn’t possibly believe all the answers were in one place, one time, one person. Yet here I am. Looking at the door, contemplating what … Continue reading The Door {FFfAW – 60th Challenge}

Images {FFfAW – Week of 3-22-2016}

For complete challenge guidelines, see below — as guidelines have been updated 🙂 This week’s photo prompt is provided by Uday, with the blog, Udayology.   Images I wait for the images to develop. We began this adventure over 10 years ago. To a foreign country, where we could immerse ourselves in the culture and day-to-day life, was a summer indulgence. Once we enjoyed the … Continue reading Images {FFfAW – Week of 3-22-2016}

Three Line Tales: The Space Between

This is a new feature of Sonya – @ Only 100 Words – is a writer I thoroughly enjoy following! The idea? 3 lines about the picture, no matter how long or short, but only three lines! I linked up — why not take a whirl, it could be fun for you too! {Note: Sonya’s updated tag request @ the end of this post!} (c) Sonya, 2008 – … Continue reading Three Line Tales: The Space Between

Thank You {FFfAW-Week of 03-15-2016}

Thank you to all our men and women in uniform who serve our country. Thank you. – Kelly Flash Fiction challenge – details below: Thank you for the image, pixabay.compixabay.com Thank you Together we’ve survived another shift, another day, another insurgency. Sometimes I feel all alone; you are there to comfort me. As we maneuver through our days, we avoid certain death. Yet, here you … Continue reading Thank You {FFfAW-Week of 03-15-2016}

Gone {FF}

FLASH FICTION FOR THE PURPOSEFUL PRACTITIONER: WEEK #11 – 2016 Gone Gone is the summer, the crowds, the trash Gone are the cheers, the jeers, the love Gone is the snow, the cold, the chill Gone is another season of quiet serenity ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Thank you for reading this, my first Flash Fiction, submission! I’m super pumped to give it a go! I’m joining The Purposeful Practitioner … Continue reading Gone {FF}

Almost There… {FFfAW-Week of 03-08-2016}

Weekly Flash Fiction challenge – details follow 🙂 Photo Prompt: © The Storyteller’s Abode Almost There… Steps to climb, my goal reached. Pausing, I discover: I do not want the journey to end. This is this just the beginning. Following the steps of so many others, I continue down the path into territory I’ve yet to discover. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I’m enjoying these Flash Fiction challenges! Thanks … Continue reading Almost There… {FFfAW-Week of 03-08-2016}

Three Line Tales: Incontrovertible

This is a new feature of Sonya – @ Only 100 Words – is a writer I thoroughly enjoy following! The idea? 3 lines about the picture, no matter how long or short, but only three lines! I linked up — why not take a whirl, it could be fun for you too! {Note: Sonya’s updated tag request @ the end of this post!} photo by Samuel Zeller … Continue reading Three Line Tales: Incontrovertible