Wednesday Prompt Smash: The Grand Wizard’s Apprentice

Prompt: The Grand Wizard’s Apprentice Word Limit: 200 words The academy was in an uproar, students and teachers alike were rushing about trying to prepare for the exam. Testing day was only a few days off and when it came nobody wanted to miss their chance. For the first time in over 200 years, the … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: The Grand Wizard’s Apprentice


Wednesday Prompt Smash: It all started with letter

Prompt: It all started with a letter. Word Limit: 180 words It all started on a dreary Sunday afternoon. The sky had never looked so grey and the wind had never felt so chilly. Yet still, Reginald marched across the marshland to reach the Upton household, firmly gripping his messenger bag. Marchess Hall, the family … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: It all started with letter

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Pink Dragon

A/N: Sorry this is so late! With #NaNoWriMo still going and just life, in general, I’m doing my very best to get these up in a timely fashion. Don’t forget to check out Tim’s work if you have the time. Prompt: Pink Dragon Word Limit: 50 Words “What’s that, Mica?” Little Delilah asked. “It’s my … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Pink Dragon

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Parched

A/N: In honour of the Same-Sex Marriage Postal Vote Results here in Australia, I decided to twist this prompt to celebrate. Now, all we need is for our politicians to act on the vote and make it so, love is love. Prompt: Parched Word Limit: 27 Words “God, I am so parched. Hey, Davo get … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Parched

Saturday Word of the Day: Fortitudinous

A/N: It’s Remembrance Day today, so remember to take time to remember all those who have fought for others. Lest we forget. *Fortitudinous: marked by bravery or courage. Sally was a fortitudinous girl, always at the ready to help her friends. Alas sometimes bravery won’t see you through, no unfortunately sometimes there’s just no escaping … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Fortitudinous

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Knitted Beanie

A/N: Tim’s being nice and keeping the word limits for my prompts low while I work away on my NaNoWriMo project. Prompt: Knitted Beanie Word Limit: 30 Words Stitch by stitch, red yarn and blue. It takes time and love to knit the perfect gift, but it’ll be worth it to see their face light … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Knitted Beanie

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Forklift

A/N: You’ll have to forgive me if I start to be a little late with my posts and they start to be exceedingly short, it’s November and I am of course participating in Nanowrimo. If you want to read more short stories, I suggest checking out my friend Tim’s work. Prompt: Forklift Word Limit: 50 … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Forklift

Let Me Contain Your Entertainment

Yesterday I had the absolute pleasure of going to Brisbane to participate in an amazing event hosted by Brisbane Powerhouse. Containment is a zombie-themed, task-based adventure. The setting is a pharmaceutical company that has accidentally created a zombie virus which has infected staff members, so the facility has been put on lockdown. Groups get to … Continue reading Let Me Contain Your Entertainment

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Marketplace

Prompt: Marketplace Word Limit: 200 words “Why, of all the places in the galaxy, are we visiting the Sarukesh Marketplace?” Tinny could feel the deceit and unrest, just looking out the craft window. “Because, Tinny, we have illegal merchandise. And, the only place to get rid of said merchandise without the Galactic Police Force catching … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Marketplace