Weekend Writing Prompt #12

Writing Prompt Wednesday has morphed into the all new Weekend Writing Prompt, mainly because I keep forgetting to post these mind-week, so I figure I’ll do it the weekend, and then I forgot that too and plan to make amends the following Wednesday. And when that doesn’t happen….yup, you guessed right, it never gets done.…

Writing Prompt Friday #11

Do zombies poo? Given the amount of stuff zombies cram into their mouths, it’s got to go somewhere, right? Given the amount of stuff zombies cram into their mouths, it’s got to go somewhere, right? If we’re talking actual dead zombies, not the alive but freakishly pissed off 28 Days Later style, then the internal…

Writing Prompt Wednesday #10

It’s been hot and sticky in the UK of late. And at night the dark, humidity and silence form an eerie alliance where their only purpose seems to be either preventing me from sleeping or disrupting sleep soon after it has arrived. That atmosphere feels as infinite as the universe – from the moment the…

Writing Prompt Wednesday #9

Yeah, it’s a day late. I had shoulder surgery yesterday, which was ace fun. Now I’m sore, achy and afflicted by strange mix of optimism and being thoroughly pissed off. No driving, no lifting – not much of anything apparently. So one-handed typing will have to suffice. Enjoy the prompt – interesting idea that came…

Writing Prompt Wednesday #8

Today’s writing prompt was put together at the centre of the sun. That’s what it feels like. The UK is baking, and I’m very much loving it! It’s hot and sweaty. People are out and about, smiling, scoffing ice cream, and generally looking happy. I’ll take any prolonged heat wave every day over the months…

Writing Prompt Wednesday #6

Imagine you’re hunkered down at a grave, silently paying your respects. Fellow mourners are nearby. When a hand grabs your wrist you don’t immediately assume it has come from beneath you, but rather beside or above you, from someone alive. And then you hear the voice. “Act natural until they’ve gone.” What do you do?…