Category Archives: Children

Blast from the Past

The minute her son Philip entered the house, Lucy knew something was wrong, terribly wrong. The normally unflappable Philip, a veteran of four Afghan tours, and a member of the elite Seal Team Six, had a wild look in his … Continue reading

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Kings have Wings

He looked at his sons huddled around him and started narrating their favorite story for probably the thousandth time. “My father was a great king. He ruled with an iron fist, but it was necessary for our people to survive. … Continue reading

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Coffee to the Rescue

PHOTO PROMPT © Yvette Prior My heart was in my mouth as I waited for him. He would be here soon, with his gang. I would again be forced to become a slave to their wishes, doing everything that they wanted … Continue reading

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Growing Up

“Mommy NOOOOOOOOO….” my daughter cried out as I gathered all her dolls and threw them into the bin. I shouted at her angrily, “You’re 5 years old now, it’s high time you stopped playing with these stupid Barbies, and start … Continue reading

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The General Body Meeting

“Why is she so late today?” Kathy wondered aloud. “It’s not as if she can blame the traffic, you know,” Julie added, and they all burst into loud laughter. Suddenly, there was the slightest of rustle. As if on cue, … Continue reading

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The Disappointment

Photo prompt courtesy the Tampa Bay Book Recycling website Harry saw the lone dog-eared book in his son’s hands, and said in a disappointed tone, “Albus, look at yourself, and look at Hermione & Ron’s daughter, Rose. She’s got such … Continue reading

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The Sanctuary

Photo prompt courtesy J Hardy Carroll My Ma always used to tell me- When you’re being chased by evil, take sanctuary in the Church. Today, the time had finally come to test her advice. He was chasing me with a … Continue reading

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