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.

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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 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 19, 2017 day 19 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

As I sit here typing I realize one of the few things were writing is spot on for life, is the fact that people read things into something that aren’t necessarily there.  In writing it can be an advantage (especially in flash fiction); in real life it can cause strife.

Today’s Prompt:  Hidden meaning

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 6, 2017 day 6 – 42 Flash 2017 edition

I had someone unfriend me because they read something into me posting a news story and deciding that my purpose was reprehensible…  that ability/tendency to bring your own experiences into a story means that while no two stories are alike – one story is different to every reader.

Today’s Prompt: Lost in translation

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