Monthly Archive: April, 2015

Writing 101: Blackfield

Day Eleven: Size Matters (In Sentences) Today’s Prompt: Where did you live when you were 12 years old? Which town, city, and country? Was it a house or an apartment? A boarding school… Continue reading

Writing101: A Birthday Meal

Day Ten: Happy (Insert Special Occasion Here)! Today’s Prompt: Tell us something about your favorite childhood meal — the one that was always a treat, that meant “celebration,” or that comforted you and… Continue reading

Writing 101: Walk in the Park

Day Nine: Point of View Today’s Prompt: A man and a woman walk through the park together, holding hands. They pass an old woman sitting on a bench. The old woman is knitting… Continue reading

Writing 101: The Yacht

Day Eight: Death to Adverbs Today’s Prompt: Go to a local café, park, or public place and write a piece inspired by something you see. Get detailed: leave no nuance behind.   The… Continue reading

Writing101: Two Video Games

Day Seven: Give and Take Today’s Prompt: Write a post based on the contrast between two things — whether people, objects, emotions, places, or something else. Two Video Games Elite Dangerous: Hello. I’m… Continue reading

Writing101: New Character

Day Six: A Character-Building Experience Today’s Prompt: Who’s the most interesting person (or people) you’ve met this year? It’s in the crinkle at the corner of her eye, her mouth. There is loving… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Floating Candle Wedding Table Decoration

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Afloat.” One of our guests at our wedding got a great shot of our table centre decoration. The floating flower candle in a vase decorated… Continue reading

Writing 101, Day Five: Be Brief

Writing 101, Day Five: Be Brief “Today’s Prompt: You stumble upon a random letter on the path.You read it. It affects you deeply, and you wish it could be returned to the person to… Continue reading

We Miss You Julie & John

Writing 101, Day Four: Serially Lost Today’s Prompt: Write about a loss: something (or someone) that was part of your life, and isn’t any more. When we started planning our wedding, we hoped… Continue reading

Writing 101: Three Wedding Songs

“Today’s Prompt: Write about the three most important songs in your life — what do they mean to you?” This one’s easy for me but all wedding related as we got married just… Continue reading

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