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BP: Haiku Dialogue: food

The latest Haiku Foundation’s Haiku Dialogue column was about food. The editor, Tia Haynes, chose one of this pedometer geek’s haiku. (Thanks, Tia.) It is as follows: homesickness… mom makes me mac and cheese ~Nancy Brady, 2020 All the other … Continue reading

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BP: Water, water, everywhere…

At the Haiku Foundation http://www.thehaikufoundation.org, there is a weekly column called Haiku Dialogue. This week the column has a new editor, Tia Haynes, and her focus was on water in motion. Check them all out there as there are some … Continue reading

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Buck: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt over at http://www.carrotranch.com was: in 99 words (no more, no less), write a story to the theme “a dog in the daisies.” It can be any dog, real or imagined. Push into the setting and as always, … Continue reading

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23:30P.M. (A 99-Word Flash Fiction)

This week’s prompt over at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) was to write a 99 word (no more, no less) flash fiction about a park bench using one of the times shown on a gif. Having completed one, this pedometer … Continue reading

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9:00A.M.–A 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt over at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) was a bit different.  It was to write about a park bench based on a gif that covered twenty-four hours in the life of this park bench. The title was … Continue reading

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Student Protest: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

This week over at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) the prompt was to write a 99 word (no more, no less) story about a protest and go where the prompt led. This pedometer geek considered several scenarios before deciding on a BOTS … Continue reading

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Caretaker: A 99-word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com) is to write a 99-word (no more, no less) flash fiction about a wife who is carried. Here is the my take on the prompt. Caretaker The woman was elderly, but he took … Continue reading

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Blackie (BOTS): 99-Word Flash Fiction

A day late and a dollar short, this pedometer geek missed the deadline on this week’s prompt over at Carrot Ranch https://www.carrotranch.com. This week’s prompt was to use the word hutch and/or what goes into a hutch. I missed last … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Holiday memories

The weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, at the Haiku Foundation had the theme of holiday memories this week. Lori A, Minor, the editor, chose one of my haiku for comment, and it is as follows: blended family we create new traditions … Continue reading

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Hero: A 99-word Flash Fiction

This week’s prompt over at http://www.Carrotranch.com was to write a 99 word (no more, no less) flash fiction about a gnome and go where the prompt led. This is the pedometer geek’s take on the prompt which is tentatively titled … Continue reading

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