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

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 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 13, 2017 day 13 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

I am reminded of the old adage: that which doesn’t kill us.

Today’s Prompt: Makes us stronger

January 12, 2017 day 12 – 42 Flash 2017 Edition

Random acts of kindness or of unkindness have lasting affects.  I think I’ll go for kindness there’s enough unkind out there.

Today’s Prompt: Do something

January 2, 2017 day 2 – 42 Flash 2017 edition

There are times we think we know where everything is – and there are times when we learn that we were very, very wrong.  Sometimes though… it’s a pleasant surprise.

Today’s Prompt: Unexpected returns.

January 02, 2017 Day 02 – 42 Flash 2018

 

Some days are better than others. If you focus on the negative, you’ll see it as negative. If you focus on the balance, life is balanced and if you focus on the good, life is good. No matter how you view it, it beats the alternatives. The world is what we look for.

Today’s Prompt: Searching for an answer