Tag Archives: Writing

The Collection: Oh My!

This week’s prompt at Carrot Ranch, which was set by Charli Mills, was as follows: November 21, 2022, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story using the phrase, “Oh, my.” It can be used in storytelling … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Naturalist Weekly: Micro-season–The Rainbow Hides Unseen

This week Mark S’s blog, Naturalist Weekly, is all about the micro-season, The Rainbow Hides Unseen, which is the first micro-season of the mini-season called Minor Snow. Although rainbows are not seen as regularly in the winter, some rainbows or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 12 Comments

Naturalist Weekly: Micro-Season–The Daffodil Flower

Last week Mark S of the blog Naturalist Weekly discussed the micro-season of the Daffodil flower. For those who think of daffodils as a spring flower (as this pedometer geek does, but I digress), Mark S uses Japan’s seasons for … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 19 Comments

BP: Haiku Happenings Times Three

This week at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, the prompt was Finding Peace and Contemplation in leisure time..flying kites. Over twenty-five nations were represented in the this week’s collection of haiku about the joys (and sorrows) of kite … Continue reading

Posted in BP | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

The Collection: Free Pies

This week at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) the prompt was to write a 99-word piece (no more, no less…and yes, the pun is intended, but I digress) on free pie because March 14 is known as Pi Day. Today, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

The Collection: Anxiety

This week’s 99-word (no more, no less) writing prompt over at Carrot Ranch http://www.carrotranch.com was to write a story about anxiety and how the subject might affect or move along the story. This pedometer geek writer wrote the following: The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

BP: Stardust Haiku Issue #61

This month’s Stardust Haiku: Poetry With a Little Sparkle has just been published on-line by the editor, Valentina Ranaldi-Adams. It contains haiku written by a global community of poets. There are haiku from poets who live in Australia, Canada, Indonesia, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Carrot Tops: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

One of the blog prompts over at Carrot Ranch was to write a 99 word (no more, no less) about tools, either using the word itself or mentioning different kinds of tools. This pedometer geek writer had difficulty with this … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

BP: Failed Haiku #67

This pedometer geek writer has been submitting to many of the haiku journals recently, and this writer has had a fair amount of success. Yes, there have been more than some rejections, too. One of my favorite journals to submit … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Summer Solstice Celebration

This pedometer geek writer has been slacking in regards to writing to the prompts at http://www.carrotranch.com. The prompts for the 99-word (no more, no less) stories are posted weekly, but a week seems to go by so fast that by … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments