Monthly Archives: November 2015

Strike

This story was prompted by the picture below, at Sunday Photo Fiction https://sundayphotofictioner.wordpress.com/2015/11/29/sunday-photo-fiction-november-29-2015/  Photo provided and site facilitated by Al Forbes. Click here to add your link and see other people’s stories: http://www.inlinkz.com/new/view.php?id=586095 . (200 words) When Mum told me … Continue reading

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On the Beach

This story was prompted by the photo below at Friday Fictioneers, https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/2015/11/25/27-november-2015 , hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. The photo was kindly provided by Sandra Crook.  On the beach (99 words) Margaret jerked awake as hot goo struck her forehead.  A fulmar squawked … Continue reading

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Lauren’s debut

This story was prompted by the picture below, at https://sundayphotofictioner.wordpress.com/2015/11/22/sunday-photo-fiction-november-22-2015/ .  Photo provided and site facilitated by Al Forbes. Lauren’s debut (200 words) ‘The ambulance is coming,’ the driver told the prone cyclist.  ‘You just rode out, you know.’ She … Continue reading

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That’s entertainment

This story was prompted by the picture below, posted at https://flashfictionforaspiringwriters.wordpress.com/ , for the seven days commencing 17 November 2015.  The photo was provided by Sonya, whose blog can be found at https://sonyca.wordpress.com/about/ . That’s entertainment  (105 words) ‘Keep it … Continue reading

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Code of the Road

Oh dear, this is my second attempt at a story for this week’s Friday Fictioneers, the excellent site facilitated by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ . Like the first attempt it was triggered by the photo prompt below, which was kindly provided by … Continue reading

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Curse of the beer-goggles

This is a story for Sunday Photo Fiction, https://sundayphotofictioner.wordpress.com/, which invites stories of about 200 words, inspired by a photo prompt.  After some editing I managed to hit the target exactly, but would have liked a few more words so … Continue reading

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In Whose Name?

I’ve never posted to Stream of Consciousness Saturday before, but thought I would try this week, the prompt being the word “indescribable” (see http://lindaghill.com/2015/11/13/the-friday-reminder-and-prompt-for-socs-nov-1415/ ). I woke early this morning and thought up a story that seemed a bit cloying and sentimental, … Continue reading

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Free Kindle e-Book – grab one while stocks last!

My novel, Pretty Little Thing, will be free on Amazon this Saturday and Sunday, 14 and 15 November. If you’d like to give it a try (and why wouldn’t you – it’s free!), it can be found on all Amazon … Continue reading

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Out of the mouths …

This story is prompted by the photo below, kindly provided by J Hardy Carroll for this week’s Friday Fictioneers, https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/.  Many thanks to Rochelle for facilitating the site. The story has 98 words. Please accept my apologies (especially if you’re American) … Continue reading

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Look who’s talking toot

This story is a response to the photo prompt below at https://flashfictionforaspiringwriters.wordpress.com/.  The photo is courtesy of http://pixabay.com/.  Thank you to Priceless Joy for catering for our aspirations. The story is 148 words. ‘Say, Barnaby, why do people do that thing … Continue reading

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