Wednesday Prompt Smash: Mechbear

Prompt: Mechbear Word Limit: 150 words “Allison, what the hell is that?” Daphne gestured wildly at the hulking heap of metal in the corner of her sister’s lab. “It’s an uh, mechbear. Just a little bit of extra credit for my robotics class.” Allison was busy fiddling with a computer hard drive but she could … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Mechbear

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Saturday Word of the Day: Snowbird

*Snowbird: a person who vacations in or moves to a warmer climate during cold weather. Danny was a snowbird, or at least he wanted to be. Every winter he’d pack up his bags, hop into his old car and drive to the airport. He didn’t always make it anywhere warm, but he tried. There was … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Snowbird

Saturday Word of the Day: Inculpate

A/N: So things have been hectic and I've missed doing the Saturday Word of the Day quite a bit recently, sorry for that. Hopefully, things will settle down soon and I'll be able to get back to my regular posting habits. *Inculpate: to involve in a charge; incriminate. Ronnie's plan was very simple. Step one … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Inculpate

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Totally not plagiarised

Prompt: “Totally not plagiarised” Word Limit: 200 words “Samuel, this manuscript is simply fascinating. We are so excited to be publishing your debut novel, however did you come up with this fantastic story?” “Oh you know, it just uh came to me. Yes, it all just came to me in a moment of inspiration. It’s … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Totally not plagiarised

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Torchlight

Prompt: Torchlight Word Limit: 175 words The tunnels were dark, they snaked all under the city and provide a faster route to any destination. But they weren’t without their perils. Belladonna’s smuggling ring was hard pressed with the recent crackdown by the city watch. Regular delivery routes were being ambushed and her pockets were starting … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Torchlight

Saturday Word of the Day: Sashay

*Sashay: to glide, move, or proceed easily or nonchalantly. Everything came easily to Belinda, or at least it appeared to. There was a way about her, a light to her actions. Everyone loved to watch her sashay through the room. No one expected her to be murdered, and certainly not so savagely. There was no … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Sashay

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Silly Name

A/N: Please excuse today's prompt smash being entirely dialogue, I've had a busy morning. Also my apologies for missing the Saturday Word of the Day. Prompt: What a silly name Word Limit: 188 words “So, now that you’ve got this new puppy what are you going to name it?” “You know, I hadn’t given it … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Silly Name

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Troll Butter

A/N: Had a lot of fun with this prompt, and did a little folklore research for it too. Check out Tim's work over here. Prompt: Troll Butter Word Limit: 150 words “Pew, what is that?” Dalia held her nose in disgust as a foul odour seeped from the fridge. “Ah, that’d be the troll butter. … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Troll Butter

Saturday Word of the Day: Iceblink

*Iceblink: a yellowish luminosity near the horizon or on the underside of a cloud, caused by the reflection of light from sea ice. Lily’s eyes swept across the sky, tracing the iceblink. There was a subtle beauty in how peaceful it all seemed, in how the sky seemed unfazed by the new world. “Brr,” a … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Iceblink