One Bad Apple

I had some thoughts about things…. I wonder what it was like to breathe fresh air. I wonder what it was like to throw rocks at the moon, then run and hide. I wonder if the first musical note was a hum or whistle. I wonder what the world was like before religion. I wonder […]

Reservation Drums Reservation Shame

There used to be the Buffalo on  high grassy plains, storming across the prairie like torrential rains There used to be the beaver, the wolf and bear Now there are few, now They are rare There used to be drums, There used to be dance, there used to be a people that had a fighting […]

Full of Myself Today….

When I become Supreme Leader of the World you’ll never have to see stupid stuff again 1)   “Step back…step back, make room…there’s nothing to see here!” 2)   Can I get an Amen…? What the hell?! You GOT to know the guy realized this when he put it together! And he wants to tell […]

Patient M

The man had decided to go to a specialist. Dr. Jekyll sat there looking across the small gap that separated him from his new patient. He had told his staff that when they had began the new approach to the prevention therapy, that the patients would be given a simple alphabet letter to identify them, […]

Karma, She’s a Bitch: writing prompt, childhood memory

Not a Pretty Story My childhood was fraught with much turmoil after my mother’s death at my young age of eight years.  We were placed into foster care, my sister and I, due to my father’s choice in wives (plural for a reason).  One foster home that we went into was with Juanita and Lou […]

Day 9 Prompt – My Favourite…

Okay, I’m going to cheat a little bit on this one because it wasn’t the city, it was the people. Before I visited Japan in 2005 I did my best to learn the language, knowing I would be going by myself. I’d heard that most people there know English; I found out many of them […]

Sur le Pont d’Avignon

We have received a submission on the Prompt You bow, I curtsy, we dance . Thank you Ellespeth. Name: Ellespeth Website: Comment: I remember… When I was in nursery school singing this song.  I went to a little French School  (La Petite Ecole) in the French Quarter of New Orleans.  We – primarily – […]


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