Wednesday, September 2, 2015

A tribute to summer's end

Summer



Sun

beating down.

Heat waves

rising from the road.

Children

running through sprinklers.

Old men

sitting in the shade,

sipping lemonade,

smoking

and

watching their youth

ramble and scramble away,

giggling.

One sentence writing prompt from Writer's Digest

Bench and tree silhouette viewing to serene lakePrompt: Write the opening sentence (just one sentence), of 25 words or fewer, to a story based on the photo to the left.


Here's my sentence:

 Dawn kisses the clouds with color and I walk towards my bench for the last time, with a handful of pills.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

140 character story for Twitter Contest (WINNER!)

Rinse, Lather, Repeat

by Bud Scott

The time machine is ready!
I’ll set it for ten seconds into the past.
Whiz, Whirl, Bam
The time machine is ready!
I’ll set it for ten seconds into the past.
Whiz, Whirl, Bam