“Light”

#WFWed, prompt word–“Light” “Golden light shimmered with slanted rays into the damp cave and kept the darkness at bay.”

“Creation”

#TalesNoir prompt word during second week of May–“Creation” “Wet clay oozed between his fingers, spun with the wheel, and dripped onto the slab. Once day, this creation would reveal his name.”  

Going Places

Once in a while, it is satisfying to actually go somewhere. We can spin our wheels and go nowhere more often than we wish to. Years ago, I travelled and lived abroad from the motive of adventure. A full year of sixteen countries–planes, trains, ferries, buses, hitchhiking, hotels, homes, and hostels. Even those exciting things are exhausting….

“Heartbeat”

(Ten-word story prompts). “Thought and heartbeat race each other faster than shooting stars.”   #hangtenstories “Heartbeat” 156

Anniversary of Second Chances

One year ago today, we proclaimed our vows of love, honor, and commitment! We said them in front of an audience of family with a few close friends. The ceremony took place inside a family home, instead of the backyard–due to rain…in a drought year. Though disappointed, the indoor setting was intimate and lovely. Even though my new husband…

Waves

“Turquoise blessing or gray curse, roll soothing or something worse. Driven by wind and tide, refresh unseen spirit or hide.” #PoemPeriod  

Worthwhile Memberships

A member of SCBWI and Inspire Writers Sparrow recommends both enjoyable organizations because of the supportive, helpful volunteers and members. *Contact me at ErinWriter@icloud.com *Follow my page https://www.facebook.com/EBwriter/ and @BErinWriter on Twitter.        

“Shine” Ten Word Story Prompt

“Silver loop, square diamond, watch her eyes sparkle and shine.” Inspired by my fast approaching first anniversary. #hangtenstories