In this desolate place, oppressive heat stifled nature’s workings. Barren rubble offered no sheltering shadows under overhanging slabs or leafy boughs. No breeze to brush the remains of life. Vultures floated overhead, effortlessly circling ever closer. The still silence was broken only by the scraping boots of the woman unsteadily climbing the steep craggy path. … Continue reading The Ascent
Committed to NaNoWriMo and Wesleyan. Pressure! for J.I. Rogers' Six-Word Story Challenge; image source: Pixabay
Party all night. Early morning meeting. Gaggle of girls. A lone wallflower. Two responses to J.I. Rogers' Six-Word Story Challenge prompt "unpopular." Photo credit rebbeccadevitt0 @ pixabay.com
Art-of-the-Deal attitude motivates renegotiations. Who's vanquished? Written in response to Fandango's One Word Challenge prompt "attitude"; and in response to J.I. Rogers' Six-Word Challenge prompt "vanquish." Photo by Jiroe on Unsplash
Rebound! Pivots to fast break. Travelling?! Written (specifically) in response to #SixWordStoryChallenge prompt "travel." Public domain photo credit Pete Souza, Official White House photographer.