April prompt #29
EXPLAIN WHY YOU HAVE AN EGG IN YOUR POCKET
It’s so small.
Speckled with brown.
She left it in my garden hat. 41 more words
2 days, 2 hours ago
April prompt #27
FOUR USES FOR A PIECE OF STRING
(WITH AN OPTIONAL BUTTON ATTACHED)
Forget the damned button.
They never stay attached. 42 more words
4 days, 3 hours ago
April prompt #26
An adult who affected you strongly as a child
MRS. FARRINGTON KILLING THEORY
Tonic. Sub-dominant. Every Good Boy
Does Fine. The ruler across the knuckles. 44 more words
4 days, 23 hours ago
April prompt #23
MACHINE YOU WOULD BE IF YOU HAD TO
These levers, bellows,
the pump. The trusses
of footbone, the wrenches
and grippers. 14 more words
1 week, 1 day ago
There was nothing she could do, but there was always the next thing to be done.
~Ursula K. LeGuin, in Tehanu… 116 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
April prompt #20
If you’re wise,
you’ll say no.
I sleep with five white cats.
I rise before dawn,
sit on the front step… 120 more words
April prompt #18
HOW PEOPLE DRIVE
(with the possible exception of me and my friends)
As if the only reality is the car— 126 more words
1 week, 5 days ago