Ashley’s Challenge

Name: Jess Setting: Waterfall in the forest Object: A spoon Emotion: Fear He was having a hard time catching his breath. But that's because he was finding zero opportunities to stop or even slow down. What was supposed to be a simple hiking trip that led into a simple camping trip had become a slightly … Continue reading Ashley’s Challenge

Wandering Cranes’ Challenge

Character: Lydia Setting: Parking garage Object: Rose Emotion: Hope Tonight was supposed to be date night. So, of course Lydia's boss had asked her to work late. She was frustrated. She was annoyed. And she was in the office alone. In reality, Lydia couldn't understand why she, and all her coworkers for that matter, weren't … Continue reading Wandering Cranes’ Challenge

Rosie’s Challenge

Character: Casey Setting: An abandoned middle school Object: A dog named Ralph! Emotion: Panic As a town, Westside was dead or, at the very least, dying. As she was led down her old neighborhood street by her mother's dog, Casey couldn't help but look around and take note of how many homes were empty with … Continue reading Rosie’s Challenge

Playing Catch Up – The Real Neat Blog Award

You know, one of these days I'm going to not let a week go by without blogging or catching up on reading everyone else's blogs... Hey! It's me again. Today I'm bringing you The Real Neat Blog Award. Which is brought to me by V Donovan over at CoolBeans4. I really do love getting to … Continue reading Playing Catch Up – The Real Neat Blog Award

Playing Catch Up – Vogue Parody: 73 Questions About Me

I'm fairly certain that this is the last of the recent blog post/writing challenge/award nominations that I've been tagged on. If I've missed any others in recent days weeks, please accept my sincere apologies. I'm ever so slowly getting back on the ball. Is that a thing? Getting my eye on the ball? Getting back … Continue reading Playing Catch Up – Vogue Parody: 73 Questions About Me

Playing Catch Up – Sunshine Blogger Award

I'm still getting caught up on what's been happening on the internet lately. What's the deal with everyone aging themselves by 40 years? Anyway, today I'm happy to accept the Sunshine Blogger Award. Like yesterday's Blogger Recognition Award, this has been passed along by Becky at Strikeouts & Sprinkles. Thanks so much, again, for thinking … Continue reading Playing Catch Up – Sunshine Blogger Award

Playing Catch Up – Blogger Recognition Award

Hey, kids! As you can see, I'm still playing catch up after being a slacker in recent weeks. Well... a slacker as far as my internet and blogging life are concerned. In today's post I'm excited to say that I've been given a Blogger Recognition Award by Becky over at Strikeouts + Sprinkles! Thanks for … Continue reading Playing Catch Up – Blogger Recognition Award