Rotten or Poisonous?

“You should see them, falling over themselves to satisfy my every whim.” “I’ve got no doubt these hapless idiots would do anything for you. But what do you repay them with? They’ve got to ask for some favours in return.” “Well sometimes they do. But it’s all a question of manipulating them. It’s not like…

#tuesdayuseitinasentence ~ Gaze

After much effort he managed to tear his gaze away from the surreal scene only to notice others gaze at it with an intensity that scared him so much he fled the place. ©scolpron2017 ___________________________________________ Here are the prompt rules: Make a sentence with the word of the week. Leave it as just a sentence…

#tuesdayuseitinasentence ~ Reason

He only needed one reason, just one and then he would reason with his father: but it must be a convincing argument. ©scolpron2017 ___________________________________________ Here are the prompt rules: Make a sentence with the word of the week. Leave it as just a sentence or write a post to go with it. Try to do…

#tuesdayuseitinasentence ~ Ash

Everybody’s face turned ash grey when they saw the volcano erupting in a blast of ash and smoke. ©scolpron2017 ___________________________________________ Here are the prompt rules: Make a sentence with the word of the week. Leave it as just a sentence or write a post to go with it. Try to do it on Tuesday. Include…

#tuesdayuseitinasentence ~ Blast

The party was a blast until the sound of a blast scattered the revellers away in a panic. ©scolpron2017 ___________________________________________ Here are the prompt rules: Make a sentence with the word of the week. Leave it as just a sentence or write a post to go with it. Try to do it on Tuesday. Include…

Evening Secret

It was late afternoon, almost night, when Theodora arrived at the House. It was the perfect hour: there weren’t many people yet so she could pass discreetly. Hoping to go unnoticed would be pointless for there were others like her who had already arrived to prepare for a night of revel. But none knew who…

#tuesdayuseitinasentence ~ Dazzle

Once she used to dazzle the crowds with her beauty and talent, but these days she knew they were only amused by the dazzle of her ridiculous and oversized jewelry. ©scolpron2017 ___________________________________________ Here are the prompt rules: Make a sentence with the word of the week. Leave it as just a sentence or write a…

Left Behind

His eyes followed the swallows in flight but really he didn’t see them; their back and forth movement just induced an ambedo he couldn’t escape even if he tried. How long had he been sitting at that window? He couldn’t have said; it didn’t matter. He didn’t really care. Watching the birds, the clouds passed…

Death Wish

He looked at the next letter on the pile; he prided himself on answering all the letters one way or another. But when he recognized the font he sighed: Lola again. There was not much he could there. Still… Dear Death… No scratch that Hello Motherfucker, This is Lola here; you know the woman you’ve…

#tuesdayuseitinasentence ~ Eschew

Their parents believed they were eschewing tradition out of spite when they decided to elope but really they wanted to eschew the stress of organizing a big fat wedding neither of them wanted. ©scolpron2017 ___________________________________________ Here are the prompt rules: Make a sentence with the word of the week. Leave it as just a sentence…

Unexpected Reunion

Philippa had abandoned her some time ago when Geraldine felt a presence behind her back. Before she could turn and step back to give herself space, a man’s hand had taken possession of her elbow. “It is a surprise to meet you here Duchess.” She exhaled softly, as if the fact someone recognized her was…

Not Another Game

The list bothered him… it tugged at a memory in his mind that he couldn’t quite recall. There was something about it. A game… why couldn’t he remember? ~~ When she found the list, Shania laughed. Another treasure hunt. Funny how Kyle still made her play the game. They were too old for it: but…