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

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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

Saturday Word of the Day: Musette

*Musette: a small leather or canvas bag with a shoulder strap, used for carrying personal belonging, food, etc., while hiking, marching or the like. It’s been a long day of hiking, and the number of small disasters that have happened during it hasn't exactly made things easier. The campsite is small but it does have … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Musette

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

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Receiving Transmission

A/N: In which I am heavily influenced by all the Star Trek I’ve been watching recently. Don’t forget to check out Tim’s work. Prompt: Receiving Transmission Word Limit: 200 words “Captain, we’re receiving a transmission.” “Patch it through, Lieutenant.” Who could be sending this transmission? Wondered the captain as they waited for the message to … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Receiving Transmission

Wednesday Prompt Smash: The Long Wait

A/N: Tackling a bit of a mature theme this week, hope you all like it. Also, don’t forget to check out Tim’s work. Prompt: The Long Wait Word Limit: 200 words It had been a hot night, there had been a lot of booze, and Casey would be the first to admit she wasn’t proud … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: The Long Wait

Saturday Word of the Day: Collogue

*Collogue: to confer secretly. “I wish you would just talk to me, rather than collogue with my father.” Artemis shook with rage. “Why can’t you just have a little faith in me?” I bit my lip, what was there to say? What could possibly calm her down? “I just don’t understand,” She was pacing now, … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Collogue

Wednesday Prompt Smash: The Longest Weekend

Prompt: The Longest Weekend Word Limit: 200 words What’s that saying? Time flies when you’re having fun? Makes sense, because time absolutely snail crawls when you’re bored out of your mind. It’s easy to get excited when you see a public holiday marked on the calendar, to get carried away planning all the fun things … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: The Longest Weekend

Saturday Word of the Day: Atonement

*Atonement: satisfaction or reparation for a wrong or injury; amends. “I’ve come seeking atonement,” Belladonna bellowed in front of the altar. “Come on, show yourself!” The silence was deafening. “All I want is answers! So answer me.” She could feel the pinpricks of tears on her cheeks. “Why won’t you answer me?” Nothing. There was … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Atonement