Life

Holiday, Prompt #3

In a burst of charity, you are planning to be the best Halloween house in the neighborhood by giving away the best candy. Go through the day of preparation and detail your holiday evening. How have the children reacted? Have you sample one too many of the goodies, perhaps? I would try to get all… Continue reading Holiday, Prompt #3

Life

Holiday, Prompt #2

You have a 16-year-old daughter who wants to go to a Halloween party with all of her peers. You take her to the Halloween store to find an "appropriate" costume. She is resistant to most "conservative" choices. Describe the encounter, your feelings, and what you end up deciding on. Well, if I had a daughter and she… Continue reading Holiday, Prompt #2

Writing

Holiday, Prompt # 1

Okay, I am starting the book, 1,000 Creative Writing Prompts: Ideas for Blogs, Scripts, Stories and More by Bryan Cohen. I am going to try to attempt every single prompt that is possible, and then if something comes up where I have not experienced it yet, I will make it up and put it into a short… Continue reading Holiday, Prompt # 1

Life

A Time To Give Thanks

Happy Holidays. Today is Thanksgiving. I'm having a dinner with my family tonight, next to the fireplace. My family isn't really together all the time, our schedules are out of whack, so we get small occasions where we can do this. I'm thankful for life and all the adventures that await me. I am thankful… Continue reading A Time To Give Thanks