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The Journey of a Thousand Miles…

…begins with a single step. This pedometer geek hasn’t been too vigilant this year about reporting either the miles or the steps made throughout the months. Nor has there been any blogging about the books read and challenges attempted and/or … Continue reading

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Geology 101: 99-word Flash

Usually this pedometer geek writes one response to the Carrot Ranch prompt, but this is the second 99 word (no more, no less) piece written using the rock star prompt. Geology 101 Dr. Wright taught geology. It was his passion; it … Continue reading

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Rock Star Famous: a 99-Word Flash

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) was to write a story about a rock star in ninety-nine words (no more, and no less). Here is my story: Rock Star Famous My son Mark and his friends formed a band … Continue reading

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A Tail of Two Cats: 99-word Flash piece

This week’s prompt over at http://www.carrotranch.com is to write a 99-word (no more, no less) using the phrase for one day. Here is the pedometer geek’s entry. A Tail of Two Cats Bearcat, my black cat with just a touch … Continue reading

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The Encyclopedia Kingdom: 99-word flash fiction

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) was ‘kingdom for a koala.’ A flash fiction in ninety-nine words (no more and no less) was to be written. If it could be based on a true story, great. In this pedometer … Continue reading

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House Painting 101: 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt over at the Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) was to write a flash piece about painting in 99 words (no more, no less). This is my late entry. House Painting 101 Julia always liked bold, bright colors, and she … Continue reading

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Flash: Haiku

A few haiku about Flash: early morning before the alarm the cat ~Hedgerow #24 empty nesters still picking up toys, now the cat’s ~Bottlerockets #34, February 2016 no fear… blue jays nab peanuts despite the cat ~Brass Bell, February 2017 … Continue reading

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