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Tipping the Beaufort Scale: 99-word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt over at http://www.carrotranch.com was to use storm windows in 99 words (no more, no less), and go where the prompt led. Here’s mine: Tipping the Beaufort Scale Serafina loved wind, from warm southern breezes to biting northern … Continue reading

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Erie Kai Water Walker: 99-Word Flash Fiction

This pedometer geek has been shirking the Carrot Ranch prompts recently for various reasons, but this week’s prompt called to me. It was to be a story about Water Walkers in 99 words (no more, no less). Check out the … Continue reading

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Writing a wrong

It is not unusual for writers’ groups to take a day or two for a writer’s retreat, and our local writers’ group is no exception. One of our members is put in charge; usually it is my husband, and he … Continue reading

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BP: Stardust Haiku, Issue #33

I have a haiku on this month’s Stardust Haiku Journal. It is as follows: mosaic of her shattered life #metoo ~Nancy Brady, 2019 Check out all of the haiku at http://www.stardusthaiku.blogspot.com. Valentina Ranaldi-Adams puts out a wonderful collection of haiku … Continue reading

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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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