Archive for February, 2014

Story Starters

Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

1) The yellow flowers cascaded across the garden clogging all the flower beds and encroaching onto the path. 2) The furry buildings where a new thing to her, they had not existed in the city when she had been a student but now they green growths were everywhere. 3) The little bird had a yellow […]

Darkly Awake

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

The moment that shattered me was violent and sudden and ripped half of me away, melting the stubs of bones that jutted from blackened flesh. It was an oblivion. It swept away the city in which I lived and scored patterns into stone and flesh and the survivors rotted in their skins, some painfully over […]

Story Starters

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

1) The hand was just an accident of nature, just a nothing, a blip on existence. It wasn’t a hand at all, just some malformed bit of tree but that didn’t stop it’s effect… 2) I’ve always loved the moon, it shines sometimes just for me, with extra sliver moon dust glittering down onto the […]

Flesh Bound

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

I age, it is an eternal deep age, down deep within me, I know I do not belong here. They smile at me and feed me and move my limbs, one at a time. Sometimes they stick me with with needles so thin I mistook them for hairs initially. What ever it delivers burns with […]

Story Starters

Sunday, February 9th, 2014

Here are some story starters to help get other people writing 1) The sun was blue and insignificant hung high in the sky, the hills round and about where a grey colour with dead looking trees stretching leafless branches to the sky. 2) He awoke with the marks all over his body, initially he thought […]

The Melonchollies

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Pretty were they sitting there in slight and ill fitting linen dresses, like a garden of flowers, each was a pastel hue and the sent of the alcho pops and sticky mixers, leant them the fragrance of blooms. Clouds of blue misted up above their heads as they sat and thought and dwelled on their […]

Ugly Duckling

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

UD sat in the orphanage looking out at the stark grey city scape, the dreary half light of the dismal day was nothing compared to the splendour of the light jewelled night. Of course it was not called an orphanage, that was an old term and not allowed. It was called the childrens home and […]

the Cavern – Part 19

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

I was horrified at just what a state my pelt was in, being with the other group we hadn’t thought much on physical presentation. The mental images we had of each other was that of when we first met, back when I was putting the teams of volunteers together. Now with new people about I […]

Story Starters

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Fellow writers, artists etc… feel free to use these story starters to get some ideas rolling 1) The urn was made to celebrate him, he had watched them make it and bake it and glaze it and he loved it but the world was crumbling around him. 2) There was no longer a clear path […]

Cats

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Cats Minni waited by the door, she was getting hungry the Lady had left earlier with the Other Bigs. The Lady had looked distressed, Minni was worried. The Others had tied the Lady into chair that moved. Minni knew tying up when she saw it – the Lady had once rescued her after the Small […]