Tag Archive | writing

Fear by Sherry at My Ghost in Me

(Submission made by Sherry at My Ghost In Me.) Me was mentally exhausted- deep sleep came quickly as she hung tight to Freedom’s mane.  Soon her mind began to open to the universe- color and form came forward- taking her into her dreams.  She was back at the county garage- 12 years earlier- where the […]

One Afternoon Downtown – Flash Fiction

A little something I wrote, this afternoon, that reminds me of our Community Storyboard and our hopes.  Hope to be back soon.  with love, Ellespeth  ♥ One Afternoon Downtown – Fiction “Have you quit your day job yet?” he asked. “No. Not yet.” I felt my heart sinking. I was in the editor’s office. Mr. Editor […]


The Silver-laced seat of power sits before the gold-plated crucifix. The lesser ones sit in duplicates of six. The stranger scans the room with trained eyes. And charms the watching audience with precise lies. His lips quiver in reference to aged symbols. His fingers circle in adoration of ancient enrol. He sits steadily in the […]

Memory Cake

Winner of this old home Challenge

Whilst we loved all of the submissions for the “This old home” challenge and we struggled to pick a winner, we finally came to an agreeable conclusion. Here is the winning post:   https://neverendingstorydepository.wordpress.com/2014/07/18/writing-challenge-this-old-home-no-2/ Congratulations to Helen Midgley!   Helen will be featured  on Readful Things in September!   Thank you all so much for […]

Writing Challenge: This Old Home

Facade of stone with eyes of glass Searching for new pawns Serene and beautiful in the day Who would believe the terrors of its nights? Ghost from those that died before And demons of all moods Play games of fear and blood With those that dare to dwell Neighbors never hear the screams For the […]

A writing challenge: This old home

  On the veranda, Stella’s heart was racing and tiny beads of moisture were running down her spine. A long forgotten fear, still familiar, was racing up her chest. She swallowed the uncertainty, repeatedly flipping the door key in her hands, tracing the shape of the cold metal as it burnt into her fingertips. The afternoon […]


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