There’s Something About Mary- A Prompt Challenge

Welcome to Sunday, and a brand spanking new prompt challenge entry we like to call "Word UP!", on account of the fact this ain't no ordinary prompt challenge. Back in the day (a couple weeks ago) we used to host prompt challenges that involved a single word. And then the Irish Mafia (Karen Craven of… Continue reading There’s Something About Mary- A Prompt Challenge

Meta-Monday (A Writers Challenge Prompt!)

Prompts are push-ups for writers. It's an exercise that tones the creative gut by cutting away the fat. Not all prompts are created equal. There are good prompts that challenge you, and then there are prompts that will leave you balled up in a corner, laying waste to a package of Oreo cookies. I dig… Continue reading Meta-Monday (A Writers Challenge Prompt!)

Buttoned Up Man

If it's Tuesday, it must be time for a prompt inspired post. Well . . it should have been posted last night but that's neither here nor there, soooo . . . Tuesday morning it is homies! The prompt for today's post is "Buttoned Up".  That trouble making lovely from Montreal way, Dale of A Dalectable… Continue reading Buttoned Up Man

The Truth about Rubber and Glue

The following prompt is working in the vein of the old "I'm rubber, you're glue . ." riposte. This chummy challenge was created by those two mistresses of mayhem- Dale of A Dalectable Life and Karen of Table for One.  Do not ask me how these ladies come up with the craziness. But I'll try 'me best… Continue reading The Truth about Rubber and Glue

Not my Circus, Not my Monkeys- A Prompt Post

The following post is the result of a writing prompt that was concocted by Dale Rogerson and Karen Craven. These two ladies are nothing but trouble, so it's a good thing I was raised Catholic and can appreciate this kind of company. Seriously, these gals represent when it comes to the written word. I'm just… Continue reading Not my Circus, Not my Monkeys- A Prompt Post

Re-purposing the ‘stragglers’ in my draft folder- A Writing Challenge

We all have them. Stragglers. Those loose thoughts we jot down and store in our draft folders for future reference. It could be a word, a line, a paragraph that just hits us in a given moment. Problem with yours truly, is that I oftentimes forget what in the hell I was thinking in that… Continue reading Re-purposing the ‘stragglers’ in my draft folder- A Writing Challenge