Category Archives: Fiction

Five-Hundred Word Challenge 865: Some Sort of Tangent

I’m gonna rush through this one as I should have done this earlier in the day, but I didn’t, so consider yourselves warned, unless for some reason you’re fine with me rushing my writing more than usual, in which case, … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 862: Denying Responsibility

Very tired I am right now, and whose fault is that? I refuse to accept responsibility. It is not my fault that I am tired, but everyone else’s. They should have known better. On a side note, it is interesting … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 858: To a Mountaintop

Th day stretches itself out and lies down, ready to rest but unable to do so, but sometimes that is the way things go and sometimes you just have to keep on going up the mountain. Don’t know as to … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 856: Something Calm

The sound of something calm moves over everything and, much like a comforting blanket, it is comforting. Of course there are the shrill screams of terror that emanate from somewhere, but they soon die off and a sense of relaxation … Continue reading

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One Thousand Word Challenge 103: Act of Waking Up

It all started with the act of waking up. There was some stretching, then there was some becoming aware of one’s surroundings. Once aware., there was plenty of lying in bed, doing very little and doing one’s best to move … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 851: Conversation at The Brain Centre

So yesterday I woke up in the morning as opposed to the afternoon and I felt rather heavy. I felt heavy in the head and heavy in the brain. It wasn’t the worst of feelings, but it certainly was not … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 850: Grand Proclamation Device

Well, here we are, into the first afternoon of the first day of this year and that is the way that things go. Whatever that sentence means, I do not know, but let us just pretend that it is some … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 842: On the Ball

And so the day begins and there are the sounds of cicadas outside, which is a sound I write like, even when it is overbearing, but I’m fine with that as I still find the sound to be rather pleasant. … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 831: Beckons the Day

Morning beckons the day and the morning shifts into the afternoon which shifts to the evening. A shifting of light and colour and appearance marks different forms of expressing emotion and it all comes and goes. The light rises, the … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 830: Build a Tower of Sorts

A lot of walking done today so I’m only getting to this in the evening, which is a bit later than I would have liked, but hey, sometimes that is the way that things go. Too late for me to … Continue reading

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