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Give Me Red!

Photo by Matthew Henry at Unsplash.com I wrap myself in Grandma’s favourite blanket and wait. I can still smell her sweet scent on it. She’d been so loving, so caring, so… tasty. I just hope little Red Riding Hood has … Continue reading

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What’s Fair is Fair

Photo prompt courtesy Susan Spaulding Mary came in just half a minute before Jane, and as they parked their bicycles, she couldn’t help but rub it in. “You’re getting old,” she teased Jane. Jane responded in mock anger, “Ha! Nice … 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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One Night Stand

“Be mine,” she’d said last night. And so, we ended up together. “Call me,” I whispered as I was about to leave. “Wait,” she cried out. “I meant later,” I quipped. “There is no later,” she replied, “Not for you.” … Continue reading

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The Fragrance of Life

Photo prompt courtesy Sue Vincent I could smell them from miles away, the sweet fragrance that I had been missing for I don’t know how long. Drawn towards it like a moth to fire, I walked into the garden like … Continue reading

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So Long, Farewell!

Photo Prompt © Renee Heath “When do the fireworks start?” Bob asked impatiently as he gulped down the last of his beer. Jim shook his head and said, “I have absolutely no idea, mate.” Steve got up and said, “Let … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

Photo by Juan Pablo at Pexels.com She saw him come down the street and her face lit up. He’d never let her down, she just knew it. He came in and they kissed eagerly. “Are you ready?” he whispered. She … Continue reading

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