Tag Archives: Absurd

The First Thing We Do…

Photo prompt courtesy Susan Spaulding I’d found her sitting by the side of the road in the dark. It was the heart-wrenching crying that drew my attention towards her, she sounded as if someone had reached inside her chest, and … Continue reading

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A Giant Awakens

Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent I woke up to find that I had gone blind….or maybe it was just the world that had turned dark. I frankly couldn’t say which would terrify me more. I had been the last of … Continue reading

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Sweet Nothings

Photo prompt courtesy Rochelle Wisoff-Fields “All these flowers for me?” she cried out, positively drooling. Heartened by her enthusiastic reception, I waxed eloquent, “Yes, sweetheart, just a small token of my undying love for you.” She smelt the sweet redolence … Continue reading

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If Only…

Photo prompt courtesy Susan Spaulding I stopped digging and took a breather. My back was really killing me, but I had to dig a little longer. The grave was not deep enough yet, not for two bodies definitely, even though … Continue reading

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Separation Day

It’s Valentine’s Day today, the day that broke our heart The day we lost each other, the day we were torn apart All our lives, we were joined together as one We lazed around, chilled, and had oodles of unadulterated … Continue reading

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The Final Goodbye

  Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent They stood at the edge of the cliff, looking down at a bed of jagged rocks. “Are you sure about this? ” he asked tentatively. “No,” she replied in a soft voice, “but it … Continue reading

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When Duty Calls

Photo prompt courtesy J Hardy Carroll I crawled across the floor, and somehow managed to reach the window. Opening it was a mammoth task, but I kept at it, till finally, I had it up. My next task was to … Continue reading

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