Laura had called him the day before to tell him that she and the kids had a “surprise” for him. It couldn’t be worse than the last surprise she had planned, which had resulted in a burnt patch on the ceiling. Her husband had, of course, scrubbed and painted until it was good as new. The whole ceiling had had to be repainted!
Day 1. Writing Prompt 25: “Want to play 21 questions?” “Sure.” “Have you ever participated in a seance?” Alex stretched across the bed. “Want to play 21 questions?” “Sure.” “Have you ever participated in a seance?” Joe leaned back against the wall. “Yeah, once.” Alex let out a snort. “You have not! When?” Joe shrugged. […]
Hello friends! My last post got some pretty good attention, certainly more than I was expecting for a hastily written short story (of less than 500 words). I was inspired somewhat to carry on with the idea of writing short stories (of more than 500 words) and while browsing the hellsite tumblr dot com, I […]
Has someone hijacked your brain and eyes to read these words? Is the voice a previous version of you before you had your upgrades put in? Is it a voice from your past, someone who meant something very much to you… but has since disappeared from your life?
Helloooo! How are you all doing? Coping? Thriving? Managing? Staying out of the void? Excellent. I have been thinking a lot about writing. What to write, how to write it. Why I’m writing it (or why I will be writing about it). Where to put it once it’s written. I’ve also been listening to a […]
Hello! Here I am! How are you all? I hope you’re all doing just splendidly. So here I am, breaking the radio silence. My last post was… March? About the plumber? Well a quick update on that: two more visits with a new plumber and it’s working just dandily. Hoorah! This will be a short […]
We thought to ourselves, surely this is it? Surely, now, after three call-outs, Mr Plumber, our toilet would be fixed?