February 8, 2017 day 39 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Sometimes something small and random can change everything – sometimes its as simple as a few words, spoken at the right time, sometimes just being there or not being there.  Sometimes it is intentional, and others just happen.

Today’s Prompt: Random

February 3, 2017 day 34 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

No matter how much you love a person, no matter how dedicated you are… we all need a break sometimes, even from ourselves.

Today’s Prompt: A getaway.

February 2, 2017 day 33 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Thinking about the lyrics from a YES song – Don’t surround yourself with yourself, move on back two squares…

Today’s Prompt (bonus points if you know the  movie):  “Always, no, never… forget to check your references…”

February 1, 2017 day 32 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I remember when I was a kid, the challenge/ritual was to be the first to say “White Rabbit” to someone (and it should be your first words)… I have no idea where it came from…

Today’s Prompt: Tradition vs. Superstition

January 30, 2017 day 30 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I seem to have fallen behind again.  I keep getting lost in things that seem out of control.  People seem to want to yell and cling to their version of reality and only listen to things that agree with them.. but nothing grows in a vacuum.

Today’s Prompt (or more appropriately yesterday’s prompt): Look beyond

January 28, 2017 day 28 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Predictions are nothing more that following trends and imagining where they will lead… unless of course you really are prescient and then… I apologize.  But, you knew that already didn’t you?

Today’s Prompt:  seeing vs SEEING

January 27, 2017 day 27 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

The problem with surprise twists and looking at things from a different perspective is the fact that… people come to expect it, you become predictable in your unpredictability.  Sometimes the best twist, is the one that never happens.

Today’s Prompt: Suspense is waiting for the shoe that never drops. 

January 26, 2017 day 26 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Inspiration, where does it come from?  I’ve seen it come from a single line – or something said by a child… it doesn’t really matter– what matters is what you do with it.

Today’s Prompt:  Making something from nothing

January 25, 2017 day 25 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

There are times when I feel like all I’m doing is putting out fires.  When you’re under pressure, you get used to it, but when it finally backs down, everything seems to catch up with you

Today’s Prompt: Decompression