February 9, 2017 day 40 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I think in most of my stories, the hero isn’t the hero because they decide to do something – they’re just in the right place at the right time (although more often than not, they’re in the wrong place at precisely the wrong time.) – It’s all a matter of perspective

Today’s Prompt : Remind me to never do that again

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 5, 2017 day 36 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

We live in a world of instant everything – instant food, fiction and news.  We eat, breathe and sleep on the cutting edge.  The only problem is the instant news isn’t always the truth.  By the time the truth is known, the genie is out of the bottle, the cows have burned down the barn, the goats are eating pop-rocks and no one really cares anymore.

Today’s prompt :  The truth isn’t hidden– sometimes its just ignored in favor of something flashier.

February 4, 2017 day 35 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I’ve always believed that if you can find something to laugh about, no matter how stressful the situation – its one that can’t get the better of you.  Sometimes its hard, but sometimes– it is exactly what you need to survive.

Today’s Prompt- No laughing matter

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…”

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.