A Journey by Boat – Friday Fictioneers

Here's a biographical sketch of  my grandparents' journey to America. I never got to meet them, but I am grateful for learning about them from my father while was he living. Although it saddens me to think that when I first posted this, he was still alive, I'm still happy we had the chance to … Continue reading A Journey by Boat – Friday Fictioneers

My Adventures in Pokemon Go – Part 1

"Mom, slow down. I need to get some progress on my egg." No, we're not farmers. These are the words of my son when we're playing Pokemon Go. Okay, and we're cheating. Just a little. We're in our car and we should be walking or biking. You see if you move too fast, your egg … Continue reading My Adventures in Pokemon Go – Part 1

Music Magic and “The Rhythm in My Head”

I watched my son's middle school music concert with tears streaming down my face. I know what you're thinking. Really? But it's a middle school music concert. I know, I know. But I also that know that my dad would have really loved this. He was a huge jazz fan. My dad played the clarinet … Continue reading Music Magic and “The Rhythm in My Head”

No Batteries Required – Friday Fictioneers

Welcome to Friday Fictoneers, where every week writers attempt to create a 100-word story based on a photo. Thanks to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for hosting the group each and every week. The photo was provided by Sean Fallon. Thank you, Sean. This week's prompt is a repeat from three years ago. Since many of you may … Continue reading No Batteries Required – Friday Fictioneers

Afterthought – Friday Fictioneers

It's time for Friday Fictioneers, hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, our very talented fairy blog mother. I thank her for her dedication and leadership of this group. Thanks also to The Reclining Gentleman for the this week's beautiful photo, just in time for Valentine's day. Friday Fictioneers is a weekly writing group, challenged write a 100-word … Continue reading Afterthought – Friday Fictioneers

Chateau de Longing – Friday Fictioneers

It's time for Friday Fictioneers, a weekly writing group. The challenge is to write a 100-word story based on a photo prompt. Thank you to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for hosting and to C.E. Ayr for the this week's photo. If you would like to participate, follow this link for instructions. All are welcome. My story has … Continue reading Chateau de Longing – Friday Fictioneers

Accompaniment – Friday Fictioneers

It's time for Friday Fictioneers. Thank you to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for hosting and to her husband Jan Fields for the wonderful photo. All are welcome to join this challenge, which is to write a 100-word story based on the photo. Here are instructions. Give it a try. My story follows. Genre: Realistic Fiction (102 words) Accompaniment Liza … Continue reading Accompaniment – Friday Fictioneers