Saturday Word of the Day: Tattersall

*Tattersall: a pattern of squares formed by coloured crossbars on a solid-colour, usually light background. “I love all these tattersall clothes you have!” Decreed Becky, as she browsed through my wardrobe. “Thanks,” I replied, wondering just when she would leave. “Can I borrow this one?” She held one of my favourite dresses in her clutches. [...]

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Wednesday Prompt Smash: High Tide

A/N: A little darker than some of my work. Check out Tim if you have time. Prompt: High Tide Word Limit: 350 words I stand stock still in the water. Heavy chain restraints, the cool metal tickles my skin. This is it, I can’t believe it, death is upon me. Spluttering, choking, coughing, nothing helps. [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: “It’s a disaster!”

A/N: Check out Tim if you have time. Prompt: “It’s a disaster!” Word Limit: 200 words Tiffany could feel the anxiety overwhelming her, she could barely make out what everyone was saying. “Oh. My. God. Tiff, don’t panic but the florist sent dandelions instead of daffodils.” “Tiffany, honey? Don’t forget to hydrate.” “The caterers just [...]

Saturday Word of the Day: Gramarye

A/N: For this particular word I decided to revisit one of my favourite characters and settings; for more on Witchbane Academy and Danica be sure to check out the following stories: Galoot, Cackleberry, Boobook, Astir and One-Word Inspiration *Gramarye: Occult learning; magic. This was the day she had been waiting for, she could feel the excitement bubbling over [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Viewing Platform

A/N: If you have time check out Tim's work. Prompt: Viewing Platform Word Limit: 200 words High above the colony, raised far above it all, was the Intergalactic Alliance Headquarters. Its shadow fell across the settlement; older members of the colony would use it to tell the time. “Grandpa, c’mon we’re going to be late!” [...]