Archive for May, 2011

Warrior… erm… Princess

Friday, May 27th, 2011

By the Severn turns of Hell how did I end up here? There is no way I can survive this, just no way, I’m gripping a slimy moss covered rock with precarious footing at the top of a white water channel with a rather nasty drop below into a plunge pull of jagged rocks! Eeek […]

Blight

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Blight (first published on Blue Monster) The Blight struck due to it being the wettest August since 1912 and the young family surveyed their crops. The potatoes had gone first, the leaves mottled and dying with the fungus underneath. They had not taken heed of the warning due to the fact they were already plagued […]

Spirally Shells

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Spirally shells (first published on Blue Monster) Deep in the mists of time lay the ammonites. These creatures swam or more accurately propelled themselves through a primordial time. Related to the modern day squid they were and they roamed, thinking little cephalopod thoughts. Then wham bam mass extinction and bye bye little ammonites and bye […]

My Story Starters 10

Friday, May 13th, 2011

With this post I will have posted 100 story starters Use them to get the creative juices flowing 1) The clinic was a special one, a sort of orphanage for those things that had been created in desperation. 2) A fighting chance, that’s what they had promised her! Not that she had believed them but […]

Elements

Friday, May 6th, 2011

When Aeolus was a young man, a real young man and not just the apparent youth he could always appear as, he decided to tour the lands and seas and heavens and deeps to see what was out there. He placed an opalescent cape around his shoulders, his blue eyes glinting to match the sapphire […]