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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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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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The Rising Star

Unkil Joe always tell me same thing- Never leave evidense behind. I always listen to Unkil Joe carefully, I be taking over his bizness after him. Tonight, Unkil Joe give me big responseebilty. I kompleted the job even before the … 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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Welcome (back) to the Jungle

PHOTO PROMPT © Ted Strutz “No way!” my friends cried out incredulously as they saw the car. “I swear I rode this here from the village,” I asserted. “Sure,” said my elder brother, “and the moon does not get eaten by … Continue reading

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The Unwelcome Guest

I had been waiting for him since the morning, the one bright spot in my otherwise drab existence, but today, he was late, quite late. My parents were against my mingling with him, and had warned me umpteen number of … Continue reading

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Judgment Day

The room was almost throbbing with tension as I looked up towards the judge’s chair. My fate rests in his hands, I thought to  myself as the judge sat contemplating the verdict. The stakes could not have been higher. Finally, … Continue reading

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Attack of the Trolls

Photo Prompt courtesy Russell Gayer The Chieftain asked Farmer Jenks, “Are you sure the goat didn’t just wander off?” Farmer Jenks wailed, “The lock was broken, I’m sure it was…” “…The Terrible Trolls from the mountains,” the Chieftain completed his … Continue reading

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Another Man’s Shoes

Before I start today’s story, just some small news, and a big request. My book, Turkish Delight, will be free on the Kindle Store from 0000 hours Pacific Time today, i.e. 1330 hours IST, and 0800 hours GMT, for a … Continue reading

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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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