Possibilities (A Ten Word Story)

She smiled, My heart quickened The night now has possibilities…. via Daily Prompt: Quicken   [stock picture from alamy.com]

Pulse Quickens (Another 10 word story)

We run, pulses quicken. Looking back, I see them. Zombies….. [this 10-word story is set in the world  Kira Scribbled‘s Just Another Apocalypse Diary: Day 1 (Short Story Series) check it out] via Daily Prompt: Quicken

Daily Prompt: Baby

Anyone who has been following my blog for a while will know that I have a baby girl. She is ten weeks old tomorrow and the absolute centre of my world. Before she came along I had no intention of ever having kids, I hate kids in general, but this little baby has completely changed…

Good News – 100 Followers

This morning I woke up to a really nice surprise. Not only has my good friend Kira re-blogged my post about holding a writing event, and there seems to be a fair bit of interest in it that it’s giving me hope that it will be a good one So thank you, Kira. Not only…

Daily Prompt: Hideout (A Story in 10 words)

The hideout has been destroyed. “Shit, they have found us!” [This is something I heard about the other day and wanted to give it a try. It was a challenge to see if you can write a story in Ten words. This is my first attempt] via Daily Prompt: Hideout

Writing Event. All Welcome. 

It has been a while since I have seen any Writing Events running on here. The last one I took part in was one at Halloween, and it was a lot of fun. I have been running into a bit of a block recently when it comes to writing, so I thought it would be…

Be My Guest….

I have decided I want to open up the floor a little, as they say. I have been asked by a few people if I would be willing to allow guest submissions to my blog, stories written by other people. So I have thought this over, and I figure why not? It can be something…

Pushy sales (or how to lose a sale) 

​One of the things that annoys me the most about going shopping is pushy sales people. If I go into a shop and the staff in there are overly pushy I will turn around and leave without buying.  I’ll give you an example. Three years ago the wife and I went into a store as…