January 24, 2017 day 24 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Today I’m thinking about promises and anniversaries, the ups and downs of life and getting through them together.

Today’s prompt : Promise

January 23, 2017 day 23 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Life can bring out the worst in us, and the best – and even the best of us have our moments – whether we mean to or not.

Today’s prompt: Being your best when things are at their worst

January 22, 2017 day 22 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I bought some ‘Dry Shampoo’ thinking about times where I need to look better but don’t have time to shower… then I thought about the ingredients – aerosol silica and corn starch… isn’t breathing silica bad for you?  

Today’s Prompt – You might want to rethink that.

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Counter-intuitive

January 21, 2017 day 21 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I’m reminded of a time when I wrote a story using a character’s journal – where I wrote an entry a day for them for an entire year.  I didn’t think I could pull it off – I didn’t think it would last a year… it did – and I was so addicted by the end that I did it again… and again.

Today’s Prompt – Stretching

January 20, 2017 day 20 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

One of the things I love about writing is you get to rewrite what someone says to make it more effective, or less hurtful… and all the misunderstandings are… planned, or at least accounted for.

Today’s Prompt – Words.

January 18, 2017 day 18 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Odd things happen when you write out a week’s prompts in advance – 1)  I forget what’s coming so it’s all new to me and 2) They tend to prompt the next one.

Today’s Prompt: Commitments

January 17, 2017 day 17 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I don’t know why, but while tagging this post, I though of trying to get everything in before midnight and… I ended up thinking of Cinderella.  There were so many things to do before midnight… 

Today’s Prompt: deadlines

January 15, 2017 day 15 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

So many times, when faced with a blank page– I have nothing to say– or maybe, I have too much to say and I don’t know where to start.

Today’s Prompt: Inertia

January 5, 2017 day 5 – 42 Flash 2017 edition

Why do we do things the way we do – and react so badly when someone does them differently?  Is change necessarily bad?  Is it necessarily good or is it simply – different?

Today’s prompt: A step out of the comfort zone