Tag Archives: Twist

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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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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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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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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It Happened Last Night

Chloe woke up with a start, and massively disoriented, looked around desperately for a familiar sign to tell her where she was, or what woke her up. And then she remembered. Even in the dark, her hand found its way … Continue reading

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Crushing the Revolution

Photo by Free-Photos at Pixabay.com I looked inside the cage and said, “Repeat after me, I will not try to flee again.” But the insolent cad chewed on a nut silently, ignoring me completely. “Open the cage,” I ordered the … Continue reading

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What Doesn’t Kill You…

Photo Credit: Joy Pixley The Great Race was about to begin, and I was nowhere near ready. But failure was not an option, for failure meant death, and having seen it happen multiple times over the years, I can tell … Continue reading

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