Tag Archives: Absurd

Just Hanging Out

Photo prompt courtesy Jilly Funell It hadn’t been easy to persuade Mary Jane to hang with me at the tower, but the priceless expression on her face made it all worth it. “What a view, eh?” I asked nervously. Small … Continue reading

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The Sweet Sound of Revenge

Photo prompt courtesy┬áMichelle De Angelis As Joy walked purposefully towards the Marina through the deserted, semi-lit streets of the town, she looked at the bundle wrapped tightly around her chest. That swish set in those multi-million dollar luxury yachts would … Continue reading

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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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The Face that Launched a Thousand Ships

Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent I stared fiercely towards the horizon as tears flew freely down my face. I still could not believe it. Helen….my Helen….gone….just like that. It was all that rake Paris’s fault, of course. He had been … Continue reading

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First Love

Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent And so it was that I reached the most beautiful place that had ever existed across the realms of men, elves, and dwarfs. The thick foliage of red leaves presented a vivid contrast to the … Continue reading

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Shoes that Touch the Sky (Three Stories for the Price of One)

Photo by PDPhotos @ Pixabay.com Story 1 “How the hell did THAT happen?” “Well, Coach, the athletes said that we basketball players are no more than overgrown monkeys, so we broke into their locker room last night, and used their … Continue reading

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