Bad News

I just lost all of my 2018 Writing Challenge prompts and responses due to a file corruption error. I have tried to recover them, but so far I've had no luck. Every recovery I have attempted so far has been unsuccessful- but I'm not giving up yet! In the mean time, I'm starting over! Its … Continue reading Bad News

Bucket List: Adventures

Writing Challenge: May 15, 2018 Prompt: List 7 adventures you want to have before you die 1- I want to travel along Route 66 on one long, extended road trip. No rushing. I want to take my time and enjoy the ride. 2- I want to go camping somewhere so remote that I lost all … Continue reading Bucket List: Adventures

Proud To Be…

Writing Challenge: May 14, 2018 Prompt: Write about what makes you proud.   I am proud of being an underdog- Proud to an almost ludicrous degree. I am proud of being a Hufflepuff in a world that praises Gryffindor. Proud of being a Wolverine in Cougar territory (UVU and BYU reference for you non-locals) Proud … Continue reading Proud To Be…

Role Model

Writing Challenge: May 13, 2018 Prompt: Are you a role model for anyone?   When she told me I was her role model I was taken aback. Me? A role model? How? Why? We had been friends since high school, for 8 years now. I am not older, I’m not any more accomplished, I’m not … Continue reading Role Model

I wanted You Back

Writing Challenge: May 9, 2018 Prompt: Write something inspired by the sentence "I wanted you back".   I wanted you back. For years I wanted you- and every time I lost you, I wanted you back. We tried again and again. Every time it ended I swore to myself that it was the last time, … Continue reading I wanted You Back

Showing Love

Writing Challenge: May 5, 2018 Prompt: How do you show your love? I show my love by feeding you. I’ll cook for your or take you out to eat somewhere- anything to see you enjoy a treat.   I’ll show my love by spending time with you. My schedule is busy, and I rarely have … Continue reading Showing Love

Do I Miss You?

Writing Challenge: May 3, 2018 Prompt: What is something you miss?   I don’t know if I miss you, or us, or how it was, but I do know I miss how it could have been. I miss the idea of us. I miss the dreams. I miss the fantasy. I miss believing that after … Continue reading Do I Miss You?

Mountain Road

Writing Challenge: May 2, 2018 Prompt: Write about a time you were frightened. I’m scared of driving in unfamiliar places. I anxiously clutch the steering wheel in fear that I will someone else will swerve into me, or that I will lose control. Usually, I have less fear when I am alone on a road, … Continue reading Mountain Road

Local

Writing Challenge: May 1, 2018 Prompt: write about something good from last week Last Saturday I took a day to myself to explore my favorite small-town, down-town, Main street. The little local owned shops appeal to me the way no large, multi-national departments stores can. The sun beat down on the floppy hat I bought … Continue reading Local

Skates

Writing Challenge: April 25, 2018 Prompt: Write about a childhood memory. My sister and I shared a pair of skates. Old, beat-up, and no longer white but now a dirty-faded shade of yellow. Sitting on the large, covered deck, we would take our beat-up skates in hand and we would each put one on a … Continue reading Skates