Wednesday Prompt Smash: Lost Time

Prompt: Lost Time Word Limit: 200 words Everything seems to be spinning out of control, just when I think I have a grip on something it slips out of reach. Days seem to vanish in a haze even as I try to make something worthwhile. Time it would seem is working against me. I’ve always … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Lost Time

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Wednesday Prompt Smash: Broken Bottle

Prompt: Broken Bottle Word Limit: 150 words The ocean currents carried many strange things into The City, and Meera loved examining all the artefacts that came through. She collected all that she could in a woven bag, packing it to the brim daily and carrying it back to her grotto. Meera only kept the best, … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Broken Bottle

Saturday Word of the Day: Regina

A/N: This is going to be a very short post as I’m sick at the moment. *Regina: queen Anna had never expected to become the regina. With five older sisters and one older brother, she’d really never thought the duty would fall to her. Of course, nobody had ever accounted for a plague spreading into … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Regina

Saturday Word of the Day: Animus

*Animus: strong dislike or enmity; hostile attitude; animosity. As much as you can love someone it is equally possible for you to hold a deep-seated animus for them. There is a limit to how much you can give, especially when all that person does is take. In all relationships, there must come a time when … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Animus

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Crash Landing

A/N: A bit late in the day but it's still Wednesday so I'm technically not late in posting this. Prompt: Crash Landing Word Limit: 150 words The shuttlecraft was old, it's exterior plating was starting to show traces of rust and one of the thrusters had a habit of cutting out. But Captain O'mar didn't … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Crash Landing

Saturday Word of the Day: Prodigal

*Prodigal: wastefully or recklessly extravagant. Delilah couldn’t help but feel drab and demure next to her brother. Marvin was the prodigal son, he immediately stood out in any crowd and continuously was surrounded by a flock of admirers. Admirers was not the word Martha would use for the gaggle of sycophants that took up every … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Prodigal

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: 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