Writing Prompt 086

Writing Prompt 086

A beautiful soul will always shine brighter than any beautiful face ever could.  Mary remembered the words her papa had whispered to her many times over the years. She touched the hard skin on the right side of her face and stroked from temple to chin as she...Read More
Writing Prompt 085

Writing Prompt 085

content advisory: some mentions of substance abuse and an injury as a result. They were so quiet there on the back seat. Brent cast a glance into the rear view mirror and craned his neck. They were too low for him to see. Traffic slowed to a near stop on the highway...Read More
Writing Prompt 084

Writing Prompt 084

This excerpt is from a future work in progress Mud coated her ankles. Up her legs and well nigh to her knees. Her dress was soaked through and it clung to her legs and arms. The white fabric had faded to somewhat of a grayish brown. Mottled now with the fresh mud and...Read More
Writing Prompt 083

Writing Prompt 083

She cringed as she looked up and saw him. He had been looking in her direction and the last thing she wanted was for him to somehow be able to tell that she was watching him.  The train station was busy, but not so busy that she felt she could get by undetected....Read More
Writing Prompt 082

Writing Prompt 082

Another night, another place.  Lucas pulled his hammock out of its sheath and shook out the folds. It had been another long day on the road and despite the fact that he had been sitting the entire day, the exhaustion dove deep into his bones. He was too tired to...Read More
Writing Prompt 081

Writing Prompt 081

“A waving bear?” you ask, completely skeptical as you raise your eyebrows in disbelief with just a touch of concern for insanity in your eyes.  All I can say is, “The Lord works in mysterious ways.” I know, it sounds totally sketch. But, before you...Read More