Monthly Archives: June 2018

Oh Shoot!

It was the first day of the shoot, and we were already late. “Come on, let’s hustle,” I said, almost pushing my husband out of our home. “But I still have to do my hair,” he whimpered. “No need, they’re … Continue reading

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The Soul of Life

Today, I am alive only because of my music. As I look at my small studio, I think about the masterpieces that have taken birth in this unassuming, cluttered space. PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields Five bestselling albums, twelve songs … Continue reading

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The Trek to Freedom

It was a brutal hike, but there was no doubt in anyone’s mind that it HAD to be done. Maria, their leader, and mother of two, egged them on with words of encouragement, and when needed, a stream of abuses … Continue reading

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Bootleggers Inc.

We burst into the ramshackle bar and look around sharply for any signs of danger. “This is a raid. Scram!” my partner Joel shouts out, his voice filled with menace. They hear him and know that he’s willing to backup … Continue reading

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A Fresh Start

As his beautiful wife opens the door, I stare longingly at the ornate interiors of his palatial mansion. All this could have been mine, if the boy whom I’d raised as my own son had not betrayed me. Unable to … Continue reading

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Danger at Dawn

The sight of the broken giant egg-shell paralyzed me with fear. Photo by MabelAmber at Pixabay.com I looked left & right, even behind me, but the predator had disappeared. Sighing in relief, I moved on, when suddenly, he swooped down … Continue reading

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The Celebrity Customer

PHOTO PROMPT © Fatima Fakier Deria “3 Euros for a Coke? Are you crazy?” she screamed. “I too need to earn something, you know, I’m not a celebrity like you,” the delivery man shouted right back. “Just because I’m famous doesn’t … Continue reading

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