Heliolatry #AtoZChallenge

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Heliolatry – sun worshipper

The sun has always been worshipped. In 2020, we just do it differently. No standing stones, no rituals or prayers. We just lay down silently as if asleep.

(Inspired by; http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com)

Billet-doux #PostItNoteShort #AtoZChallenge

note-3723693_1920Billet-doux – a love letter.

Inside this shoe box are the love letters written by your great-grandparents who had to be secretly together due to their racial differences. If it wasn’t for their defiantance of laws and belief in love, you wouldn’t be here right now.

(Inspired by; http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/)

Empty Fun

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Once the Ferris Wheel had been the height of fun. It had over seen all the laughter of the theme park but now all the rides sat empty and only the wind came to play.

Bus #FridayFictioneers

The boss had booked the bus for the staff Christmas party, however he had forgotten to check how many seats the bus had, so only ten people made it to the party.

 

(Inspired by; https://rochellewisoff.com/2019/12/04/6-december-2019/with thanks).

Office Space

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It was the most unusual place to write but Barry loved the abandoned office. He could sit, type on his Sci-Fi dystopia novel only disturbed by the cooing of pigeons.

Spider #FOTD

He was going for pure fear this Halloween. The bone spider popping out of the flowerbed followed by the recorded sounds of deep growling were sure to send everyone running.

 

(With thanks to https://ceenphotography.com/2019/10/21/fotd-october-22-2019-a-spider-among-flowers/ Photo copyright to her).

Dead #3LineTales

three line tales, week 195: hands coming out of the ocean

She wasn’t dead though she was meant to be. Instead, she was crawling out of the sea he had tried to drown her in with revenge all ready on her mind.

 

(Inspired by; https://only100words.xyz/2019/10/24/three-line-tales-week-195/ with thanks.)

Bike

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Granny said ‘be careful’ but it was her first time on two wheels and keeping balance wasn’t easy. She hit a tree and spent the rest of the day in hospital.

 

 

 

Too Early?

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There were hints at the coming season in the mall all ready which was making people wonder if  the middle of September was too early to start Christmas shopping or not?

Listening

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She came to the stream to listen. As a young girl, she had hunted for fairies and it was the thought of them that always helped to ease her mind.