December Skies

December was always her favorite month. She said there was something about the December sky at night; a backdrop of winter blue velvet, beautiful and silent. The diner looked the same, maybe newer, fancier …shinier somehow.  The old man stood and looked at the diner one last time.  Memories.  A tear escaped and made its way down his cheek, to be quickly wiped away.  Becky … Continue reading December Skies

Pink House on Pelican Way – Friday Fictioneers

  Pink House on Pelican Way – AR “One …two …three …right here!  Make a left after the third street onto Seashell Dr.  Then a right on Pelican Way.  It is the pink house on the end.”  Roni could hardly contain her excitement. He would be happy to see her.  She smiled at the thought of him.  Memories of them came rushing back.  Summers spent laughing together on the … Continue reading Pink House on Pelican Way – Friday Fictioneers

Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers prompts us to write a complete story, Beginning, Middle and End, in 100 words or less. This weeks picture prompt and my story below: Photo Prompt © C.E. Ayr   Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn  – By:  Arl’s World Never had he seen such a lovely creature.  He knew he must catch up to her and know her name.  What he would say … Continue reading Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn – Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers – The Little Mouse That Could Inspire

The Little Mouse That Could Inspire – By Arl’s World Molly sat there staring at her computer.  Blink, blink, went the cursor, how would she ever finish the book on time?  She glanced up at the clock nervously, her deadline was fast approaching.  She needed motivation, inspiration …but what? How? Molly got up, wandering aimlessly around the tiny apartment.   She walked into her daughter’s room, absent-mindedly she looked around.   There on the desk … Continue reading Friday Fictioneers – The Little Mouse That Could Inspire

Belle Of The Ball – Friday Fictioneers

PHOTO PROMPT –Copyright Rochelle Wisoff-Fields Bella stood on the balcony overlooking her Papa’s plantation.  Dreamy eyed, she gazed out upon the land.  Today was a special day, one she had waited for all her 16 years.  She would wear her finest dress, Mama had it special ordered all the way from Charleston.  She was so excited, she could hardly breathe.  All eyes would be on her tonight.  Just wait until Drew saw her, … Continue reading Belle Of The Ball – Friday Fictioneers

Love Has No Fear – Friday Fictioneers

PHOTO PROMPT – Copyright – Melanie Greenwood   She never liked mazes …the feeling of being lost, wandering about endlessly, trying to find a way out only to come to another wrong turn.  Her anxiety of small places and feeling trapped always got the best of her, she had long ago learned to avoid such places. Today would have been no different had her son not raced ahead of her and into the … Continue reading Love Has No Fear – Friday Fictioneers

A New Beginning – Friday Fictioneers

A New Beginning She stood there taking it all in, this new place.  All the people, sounds, smells …. she was hungry, it had been a while since she had eaten.  She made her way through the crowd.  She would eat, then find a place to stay.  A place to call home, away from him.  Her thoughts immediately went back to him.  How had this happened?  No, she needed to … Continue reading A New Beginning – Friday Fictioneers