Monthly Archives: October 2015

Umbrella – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. Dale Rogerson’s superb photo takes me home a week before my flight does. The idea, … Continue reading

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Onions – Sunday Photo Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by my old friend Al Forbes. The idea is to write a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in his picture (below). This week’s great photo takes me … Continue reading

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Friday Fiction Tears – Friday Fictioneers

No long intro here, just two acknowledgements: To Ron Pruitt, for his absorbing image. To Rochelle, for running the show. And a story, below. Friday Fiction Tears I consider Ron’s photo at some length. It is full of intriguing possibilities. … Continue reading

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Greyhound – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. Ron Pruitt’s candid image sparks a thousand thoughts. This is one of them. The idea, … Continue reading

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The Second Request — Book Review

Originally posted on Wasted Days And Wasted Nights:
The Second Request is a novella length work of fiction by author and blogger, C.E. Ayr. While it is indeed short, the length is not an indication of the quality of writing or the…

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Dog Food – Sunday Photo Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by my old friend Al Forbes. The idea is to write a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in his picture (below). This week’s cool photo leaves me … Continue reading

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Car Park – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction. She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. Her own somewhat dreich image almost makes me feel homesick. Almost. The idea, as always, … Continue reading

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