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Weekly Haiku Challenge: Sing & Gold

A gold coin spinning,
Singing the tune of business,
Rings the profit bell. 9 more words

Prompt

A Steady Warmth

It was a cold day, and Jonas needed a cigarette. He’d had seventeen so far today. They kept him warm. Whiskey helped. Tommy ran through the kitchen, chasing his little brother Joel, and Jonas closed the cabinet where he kept his bottle of Jim Beam behind the baking soda and box of table salt. 389 more words

Fiction

old ones in new flesh (20161205)

the scar is where the word got in
digging like the worm that it is
lacking but one letter for such a metamorphosis
single-toothed it found fertile ground and began to feed… 17 more words

Poems

12/05/16

WRITING PROMPT: 25 WAYS TO DESCRIBE A HAND
Day 1: A source of gravity.


saturn’s rings loop around my fingers,

and you float along with suspended wishes, 16 more words

Prompt 106

You have a time machine, but it can only go back in time two days. What would you change?

I probably would’ve stopped myself from drinking so much. 16 more words

The Book

PowerShell - Prompt/Confirm User's Choice (A Simple Yes/No function)

Here’s a sample of a custom function inspired from a previous PowerShell Tip of the Week:

function Confirm-UserChoice
{
    
    
    )]
    Param
    (
        
        
         
        $PromptTitle,
        
         
        
        $PromptMessage,
        
        
        
        $YesOptionDescription,
        
        
        
        $NoOptionDescription
    )
    Begin
    {
        if ($PSBoundParameters['YesOptionDescription'])
        {
            $yes = New-Object -TypeName System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription -ArgumentList '&Yes',$YesOptionDescription
        }
        else
        {
            $yes = New-Object -TypeName System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription -ArgumentList '&Yes'
        }
        if ($PSBoundParameters['NoOptionDescription'])
        {
            $no = New-Object -TypeName System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription -ArgumentList '&No',$NoOptionDescription
        }
        else
        {
            $no = New-Object -TypeName System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription -ArgumentList '&No'
        }
        $options = ]($yes,$no)
        #$maybe = New-Object -TypeName System.Management.Automation.Host.ChoiceDescription -ArgumentList '&Maybe','Maybe we want to do provide more options'
        #$options = ]($yes,$no,$maybe)
    }
    Process
    {
        $result = $Host.UI.PromptForChoice($PromptTitle, $PromptMessage, $options, 0) # Index of default option. 281 more words
Microsoft

Ausencia

In the steam I breathe
on the frosty leaves;
From the first morning light
through the wakeful nights;
Through my panic and fear
in this season of cheer;
There you aren’t.

Poetry