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

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

Gone Missing – Friday Fictioneers

Happy New Year, Friday Fictioneers! It's good to be back. And what a lovely photo to come back to, provided by Melanie Greenwood. It brings to mind a life full of adventure. My story this week is not quite that. I'm not sure it's a complete story, but I think it could make an interesting longer one. … Continue reading Gone Missing – Friday Fictioneers

A Communication Tip for the Holidays and Beyond: “Me Time”

Have you ever been in a conversation where you were so busy formulating a response that you missed what the other person said altogether? Sometimes I think life happens this way; life as a conversation where we are only half-way committed, half-way listening. Many times we are so fixated on predicting what happens next that … Continue reading A Communication Tip for the Holidays and Beyond: “Me Time”

Raining Apples – Friday Fictioneers

It's time for Friday Fictioneers, where writers across the globe accept the challenge of writing a 100-word story based on a photo. Thanks to our lovely hostess, Rochelle Wisoff-Fields, who also provided this week's photo prompt. My story this week is semi-autobiographical. I hope you enjoy it. Feel free to join in the fun and … Continue reading Raining Apples – Friday Fictioneers

In Search of Masterpieces

A bit of fiction today. It's something I started and dropped a long time ago. Do you find it interesting? Want more? As always, thanks for reading. Jake tilted his head, staring at the painting of horses and fields of flowers, and drifted. I watched him walk away, and I let him. He could make his … Continue reading In Search of Masterpieces

With Two Blinks of an Eye

And now, the grand conclusion of Tessa's story. It will all come together here. For those who like to read previous sections, click HERE. Remember we last left Tessa and Remi in his warehouse. They had sex, wine, and Chinese food, although not in that order. Remi is over the top about his science experiments and … Continue reading With Two Blinks of an Eye