Living | Daily Prompt: Mix Tape

Put together a musical playlist of songs that describe your life, including what you hope your future entails.  As Long As I Can Dream – Expose Believe – DB Boulevard Bruises – Train and Ashley Monroe Clouds – Newton Faulkner Dare To Dream – John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John Dare You To Move – Switchfoot Emmet’s Morning…

Homage to Human Potential | Daily Prompt: Worldly Encounters

The book, song, and movie speak about disregarding where the character is in his or her life and starting there, making a turn or going wherever to begin anew.

No Cloud Nine | Daily Post: Re-springing Your Step

Tell us about the last experience you had that left you feeling fresh, energized, and rejuvenated. What was it that had such a positive effect on you? This morning, I was ready to say no. I’ve been looking for a new job for a while now. And this morning was the latest result. I already…

Boys of the Graveyard | Daily Post: Pleased to Meet You

Write a post in which the protagonists of two different books or movies meet for the first time. How do they react to each other? Do they get along? “Who are you talking to?” The boy tightened the aviator jacket, zipped it closer to his neck. He couldn’t understand why he did not sense the…

No, Just No | Daily Prompt: Kick the Bucket

What are the top items on your anti-bucket list — those things you never, ever want to do, places you never want to visit, books you never want to read, etc.? 1. Commit infidelity and/or adultery 2. Participate in human sacrifice rituals 3. Read Salo 4. Be alone at the Catacombs of Paris at some…

Wicked Dinner | Wicked Kitchen | Daily Prompt: Ready, Set, Done!

As it’s been a while since our last free-write… set a timer for ten minutes. Write without pause (and no edits!) until you’re out of time. Then, publish what you have (it’s your call whether or not to give the post a once-over). I felt like walking yesterday afternoon. So, from Philcoa I walked all…

Replacement Best Friend | Daily Prompt: Bad Signal

Someone’s left you a voicemail message, but all you can make out are the last words: “I’m sorry. I should’ve told you months ago. Bye.” Who is it from, and what is this about? It’s the man I used to call my best friend. He finally owns up to the incident of the first quarter…

If I Said (Colin Blunstone) | Daily Prompt: By Heart

You’re asked to recite a poem (or song lyrics) from memory — what’s the first one that comes to mind? Does it have a special meaning, or is there another reason it has stayed, intact, in your mind? If I said I loved you would it be so bad? Why should it change all that…

Bicolano with a Twist | Daily Prompt: Mouths Wide Shut

Are you a picky eater? Share some of your favorite food quirks with us (the more exotic, the better!). Omnivores: what’s the one thing you won’t eat? Yes, I am a picky eater. The family thought that it would just be one of those childhood phases, one that I would gradually grow out of. I…