Category Archives: Humour

Errata

Photo Prompt courtesy Douglas M. MacIlroy People are really ungrateful. You create your entire world around them, love them, feed them, treat their smallest wish as your command. But you inadvertently commit the tiniest error, and they crib and cry, … Continue reading

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The Dream Job

Photo prompt courtesy Jodi McKinney As my headlights cut through the darkness, I thought back to the meeting that changed the course of my life forever. A man had slipped into the seat opposite me in the Diner, and said, … Continue reading

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Exodus

Photo prompt courtesy Sunday Photo Fiction The queue at the entrance to the airport was getting longer by the minute. It seemed that the entire city of Seattle was embarking on a mass exodus. Like zombies, they kept pouring into … Continue reading

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The Masterpiece

“Dave, stop painting graffiti on the hotel wall. Mom will be furious when she sees it,” Brad cautioned his brother. “No, she won’t,” replied Dave insouciantly, as his paintbrush destroyed everything in its path. Brad tried once again, “Mom hates … Continue reading

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Tunnel Vision

I run like the devil to save my life. Risk a glance behind me, only to realize he’s much closer to me than I had imagined. And then I see the tunnel, and I know I’ll be OK. Photo prompt … Continue reading

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Proof of the Pudding

Photo by Skeeze at Pixabay.com   I stared at the wolf across the frozen lake as my hand inched towards my gun. Snow in Central Park in mid-July! Who would’ve thunk! Our beloved leader was a genius after all, as … Continue reading

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Oh Shoot!

Photo prompt courtesy Yinglan Lord Fauntleroy looked sideways towards Alicia while reloading his rifle, and said casually, “Madam, would you do me the honour of becoming Lady Fauntleroy?” Alicia gasped with surprise, and trying to bring her thumping heart under … Continue reading

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