Monthly Archives: January 2013

Trifecta Word Challenge: Bitch

This week’s Trifecta word is bitch with the 3rd meaning: 3: something that is extremely difficult, objectionable, or unpleasant “What a bitch!” he said, tossing the bassinet across the room. Actually it was bassinet pieces. He’d gotten has far as screwing … Continue reading

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Old Post Resurrection Hop #6: I’m Running Away

This is a blog hop. Link up below and copy the code! “I’m leaving,” Ryan announced. With huge resolve. A politician announcing he is dropping out of a race. But he stood at no podium – he was coiled up … Continue reading

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Trifecta Challenge: Idle

This week’s Trifecta word is: idle, with the definition: 3: a : shiftless, lazy     b : having no evident lawful means of support These idle teenagers. She saw them everywhere, little gaggles, staring down at their gadgety phones. “Excuse me,” she … Continue reading

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Tale Tues: Scooping the Poop

There are few things these days that make my mother laugh. Very few. We used to laugh all the time. Before the aches and pains of her aging body consumed all of her laughing energy. Before just having to get … Continue reading

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Dust

Gosh, can’t this week resist the writing prompts. This one newly discovered  over at Velvet Verbosity: Use the word dust in 100 words. The sun fell across her bedside table. Dust white as frost coated her old letter box that … Continue reading

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