Category Archives: Daily Prompt

The Key

This post was originally written in response to a WordPress Daily Prompt that asked the question: Have you ever been addicted to anything, or worried that you were? Have you ever spent too much time and effort on something that was … Continue reading

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Buzz

A perfect summer “re-run” — this post was originally written in response to a WordPress  Daily prompt  about anxiety. ~  ~  ~  ~  ~ No way was I going outside. I’d been actively avoiding “outside” all summer. My mother must have … Continue reading

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Finding my way in

I don’t often remember my dreams, but I recall this one in vivid detail, even though I dreamed it nearly fifteen years ago. I am walking through my house examining the contents of each room. I am moving from room … Continue reading

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Recognized, but not that way

The Daily Prompt asks, “As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? How close or far are you from that vision?” Famous. I wanted to be famous. I blame the acting classes, and the modicum … Continue reading

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I go walking: At Dusk

I don’t have high expectations of Saturday Night.  If there’s an event to go to, I enjoy going out, but I don’t feel a desperate need to find an event if one has not presented itself to me. I’m introverted … Continue reading

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Plan B

The Daily Prompt wants me to “Tell us your funniest relationship disaster story.”  Hah! Technically, it wasn’t even a relationship, except perhaps in his imagination. But it was disastrously funny. I was 15, in grade ten. He was an “older … Continue reading

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Create the path by walking on it

Daily Prompt wants to know, “Have you ever become obsessed with something? Tell us about something that captivates your attention like nothing else.” You may have noticed I haven’t been posting much lately. I have been doing a bit of … Continue reading

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