Bikurgurl · Flash Fiction · Writing

Rocky Shore {Friday Fictioneers}

Rocky Shore Though it may be difficult to return, you’re waiting for me. Strong. True. Though waves of indecision wash over me, you stop me in my tracks – your offer of grace and forgiveness as I find my footing. For the harsh word, the last word, no word. You’ve been my mentor, my Rocky… Continue reading Rocky Shore {Friday Fictioneers}

Bikurgurl · Flash Fiction · Three Line Tales · Writing

Three Line Tales: The End of the Line

This challenge is hosted by Sonya – @ Only 100 Words –  The idea? 3 lines about the picture, no matter how long or short, but only three lines! The End of the Line I’m not ready to let go: Give up, Give in. I’m not ready to let go: Your words, Your smile. I’m not ready… Continue reading Three Line Tales: The End of the Line

Bikurgurl · Flash Fiction · Writing

Field Trip {FFfAW – 67th Challenge}

For complete challenge guidelines, see the link below 🙂 Field Trip The buses were noisy. Classmates were fidgety, whispering, stealing looks at friends or crushes, enjoying the day away from classes. As the day continued, room after stuffy room, chatter increased as patience decreased. Suddenly, the group stood quietly solemn as their tour guide led… Continue reading Field Trip {FFfAW – 67th Challenge}

Bikurgurl · Blogs I follow · Planning

5 Great Things to Do in Writing for 2016 {Ramblings On}

Ramblings On… 5 Great Things to Do in Writing in 2016 I began my blog to focus more on my writing. Writing regularly, getting feedback, getting used to having an audience that may {or may not!} see my point of view. I’ve mentioned all these items articulated by Victor {below} to my own students, but… Continue reading 5 Great Things to Do in Writing for 2016 {Ramblings On}

Bikurgurl · Flash Fiction · Writing

Chopsticks {FFfPP}

Thanks Roger for offering Week #21 prompts for Practiced Practitioner! Chopsticks Sta-mi-na Strug-gl-ing, This is so bor-or-ing, Hope-ful-ly I’ll be done soon… Be-cause I Want to go play and be out-doors to-day in-stead of just playing this tune! Do you know the little tune? Read the words per syllable with the music below. And, for the… Continue reading Chopsticks {FFfPP}

Bikurgurl · cancer · Flash Non-Fiction · InstagramImages

Quarter 5/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

Party On, Wayne! Party On, Garth! My quarterly Cancer Antigen reading was within normal limits – Yay! As part of my Cancer monitoring, I have quarterly blood samples taken and analyzed to determine the amount of CA-125 in my blood. This protein reading can give an indication if the cancer is growing again in my… Continue reading Quarter 5/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

Bikurgurl · Family · InstagramImages · Reading · Writing

Reading, Writing, Resting, and Saving My Life Right Now {May 2016}

Holy Cow – what fun it’s been to catch up on all the reading. I’m too far behind in many of your blog posts to ever catch up, so I’ll just have to claim Blog Bankruptcy, beg for forgiveness, and move forward. Thank you!   So I’m reading. A lot. I’m re-reading the fabulous book… Continue reading Reading, Writing, Resting, and Saving My Life Right Now {May 2016}