Mac and Cheese saves the BBQ

It was virtually the first sunny weekend this summer. Last Saturday had been overcast, and the one before it,though sunny, had been fairly cold. Tom and his wife Sally had taken their chances and invited their newly wed neighbours to a barbecue lunch. Sally had really taken pains over this  lunch so she was glad to be rewarded by fine weather. She had bought the … Continue reading Mac and Cheese saves the BBQ

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Genre Challenge # 4 — Fairy Tale

Every evening, at dusk, Fairy Goodwill hung a lantern from a tree on the path to her cottage. She wanted the fairy folk to come up to her cottage easily no matter how late it was at night. Pixies, elves, gnomes and goblins all came to Fairy Goodwill for help. Whoever came to her could be sure of a warm welcome whatever the hour. She … Continue reading Genre Challenge # 4 — Fairy Tale

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Keep It Fluid —- FOWC with Fandango—-fluid

Keep It Fluid “It.s nearly six weeks since I saw my parents,”said Sally. “Let’s drive down to their place some day, replied her husband, Ned, a high flying executive in a top multi-national firm. Sally smiled, “This weekend, then?” “Er…… it’s a two hour drive. Let’s keep it fluid,”said Ned. Sally’s face fell, she had really wanted to visit Mum and Dad. Later that morning, … Continue reading Keep It Fluid —- FOWC with Fandango—-fluid

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Writing Prompt : FOWC with Fandango’shed’ ‘carry’

FOWC with Fandango “ shed “ “carry”   The shed stood at the bottom of the huge garden. On this sultry summer afternoon, not a soul stirred anywhere near it. A plump (although handsome}, well-dressed young boy of about fifteen years came up to the shed and went inside. After about half an hour, a shabby old tramp with a hunch back came shuffling out. … Continue reading Writing Prompt : FOWC with Fandango’shed’ ‘carry’