Author Archives: ceayr

Kitchen – Carrot Ranch

The Carrot Ranch Challenge:In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story inspired by “Candy Kitchen”. Click here to hear the author read his words: Candy’s Kitchen The front door is unlocked, so I step inside.Are you there, Candy?Kitchen, … Continue reading

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ghosts of love

Click here to hear the poet read his words: ghosts of love Hallowe’en is a night full of magicwhen candles in turnips shine bright in the darknervous folk fear spirits will venture forthbut the ghosts are only real in my … Continue reading

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Scottish Hallowe’en

Click here to hear the words read aloud: Hallowe’enaw Scotland’s scary myths and legendsfae Tam o Shanter tae Sawney Beancreep and slither yince mair fae the shadowseach year the nicht o Hallowe’en (interlude) nae bairn can contain their excitementas the … Continue reading

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mystery train

Click here to hear the poet read his words: mystery train you tell me I can sailon the Marie Celestealong the Milky Wayand scrawl my poemson Orion’s Beltif I just believein you you tell me I can rideon the mystery … Continue reading

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women are crazy

Click here to hear the poet read his words: women are crazy a wise man once told methat all women are crazyand when I raised an eyebrowhe shrugged and saidyou’ll see a friend saysthat ladies are differentfrom us mere menand … Continue reading

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Nocturne – Six Sentence Story

This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – VIDEO Click here to hear the author read his words: Nocturne I limp through the dark apartment back … Continue reading

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The Jetty – Carrot Ranch

The Carrot Ranch Challenge:In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story inspired by “WHISPERS”. Click here to hear the author read his words: The Jetty The rock-built jetty is so peaceful in winter, just the lapping of the … Continue reading

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loss

Click here to hear the poet read his words: loss while in Scotland this summereven on those nightswhen the dark heavenssparkled with the eyes of a thousand loversI could not locate Orion this left me strangely unsettledfor reasonsI still don’t … Continue reading

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The Candle – Six Sentence Story

This challenge is produced by GirlieOnTheEdge with the following simple rules:Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less.Use the current week’s prompt word – FOUNTAIN Click here to hear the author read his words: The Candle In the mud sits a tin … Continue reading

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The Wind – Carrot Ranch

The Carrot Ranch Challenge:In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story inspired by “Across the Water”. Click here to hear the author read his words: The Wind I arrive at the headland, exhausted.The wind-driven snow in my face … Continue reading

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