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A beginning in An end

A beginning in An end

I started this year’s A to Z Challenge with the sentence: “Every ending is a new beginning.” In that post (Z end in Z beginning), I chose to make my version of the challenge Z to A. Today is the last day of this particular journey. In other words: I ... Read More
Continued in curiosity

Continued in curiosity

As I have proceeded through this year’s challenge, I have started several stories that could easily be expanded upon. I may or may not do so, depending on my motivation level. However, yesterday I started another bit of fun that I already had some more to add to. Since today ... Read More
Devious Drawer

Devious Drawer

All abodes, from a simple tent to the greatest of castles, have at least one thing in common. No matter how organized the inhabitants, there will ALWAYS be a spot (maybe several) where things that can’t seem to find a place to belong will gather. In these spots, one will ... Read More
Energy

Energy

I often say that my life is governed by irony. I may not be unique in this, but it is definitely a defining characteristic of the choices I am faced with in my journey through life. It has become such a driving force for me that I would almost be ... Read More
Flight

Flight

The boy known as Hawk neared his destination. He barely noticed how hard the climb had been in his excitement. He was almost there! Soon his new dream would be a reality! He once again marveled at the strange set of circumstances that lead to this moment. His luck had ... Read More
Indecisive

Indecisive

JessicaJohn ran up the hillstairs. SheHe was huffing  and puffing by the time the top was reached. “Damn am I out of shape,” thought Jessica. It was not obvious by looking at him, he seemed a fairly fit woman. “It comes from too many pizzascookies! I guess I need to ... Read More
Jabberwocky Jr …. a Tale of Revenge

Jabberwocky Jr …. a Tale of Revenge

‘Twas brillig, and the no longer slithy toves Had ceased to gyre and gimble in the wabe; The borogoves has lost all their mimsy, And the mome raths had lost their outgrabe. “Mourn the Jabberwock, my son The jaws that smile, the eyes that watch! Great friend to the Jubjub ... Read More
Obelisk

Obelisk

Based on the level of dust in the air, someone else had just recently driven to the site. Despite the heat, Peter rolled up the window. Such was the risk of driving in the desert. He would rather not be in the Jeep at all, but the call he got ... Read More
Silliness

Silliness

Sometimes, Steve stops securing something to say. Sans sally, Steve should seek some sort of stimulation; something to spark speech. In such situations, Steve seems to spring to silliness. Sadly, some seem to scamper off screaming upon seeing Steve’s sordid sense of said silliness. Sad to see. Still, Steve strives ... Read More
Thirst

Thirst

The bottle was empty. All the bottles were empty. Checking multiple times would not change the fact. He sighed. If only he had not completely missed the last watering hole. It was hard enough running out of water without it being so bloody hot and humid. Time to make a ... Read More