Category Archives: Fairy Tales

True Love’s Kiss

The memory of last night’s kiss, and what happened after, still lingered in the air. Post our 5th glass of wine, one thing had led to another, and… What a ravishing beauty! Who would have thought that she would go … Continue reading

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Home Invasion

I came out of the tiny cottage and finally yawned with abandon. The vista unfolding before me was a sight for sore eyes. Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent Reaching here when we did had turned out to be an excellent … Continue reading

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The Magic Apple

Once upon a time, in a kingdom far, far away, there ruled a king who was just and fair He had three sons, as was the custom those days, two sensible, and then the youngest, with his head full of … Continue reading

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First Day at Work

Maria could feel the hills come alive with music as the magnificent scenery unfolded before her. Mother Superior had been right, this WAS an epic workplace. Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent With renewed confidence, she gazed into the eyes of … Continue reading

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The Inspirational Speech

“My brave warriors, we have finally found that villain’s address, Make sure that you seal off all points of entry and egress Let us swoop down upon his hideout in wave upon terrible wave, And take back all the wealth … Continue reading

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The Contract

My trusted bow & arrow in my hands, I was keeping a sharp eye on the cottage discreetly, with the help of a strategically-placed mirror. Photo prompt courtesy Nathan Sowers The witch would be coming out any minute now, and … Continue reading

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The Hiding Hole

The sewer was safe now, there were no more rats left there. But THEY didn’t know that, and so this was the safest place for him. Photo prompt courtesy Kat Myrman He opened the manhole cover, and got in. Then, … Continue reading

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