Monthly Archives: August 2015

The Cemetary – Mondays Finish the Story – August 31st, 2015

    The Cemetery By Teresa Dean Smeigh Copyright August 31, 2015 “The cemetery spread along the area known as Devils Abode.” Shawna and Lucas spent many happy afternoons here reading the tombstones and guessing at what they couldn’t. They … Continue reading

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The Ceremony – Sunday Photo Fiction Prompt

The Ceremony By Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 “The ceremony is about to start. Places everyone, but watch your step. There is a hole in the floor. A nasty fall could incur.” The people shuffled about for places. Watching … Continue reading

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Rubbed My Leg Caressingly

Rubbed My Leg Caressingly by Teresa Dean Smeigh Copyright August 2015 It woke me up lovingly, Called my name hauntingly, Rubbed my leg caressingly, Scared me unnecessarily. Why is it me, always me? Pick someone else, we’re 3. Give me … Continue reading

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3 Events That Will Help You Expand Your Readership!

Originally posted on Dream Big, Dream Often:
What day is it??!!  Meet and Greet Day! Ok so here are the rules: Leave a link to your page or post in the comments of this post. Reblog this post.  It helps…

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The Clairvoyants – Studio 30 + – word prompt – 8/28/2015

The Clairvoyants Written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 Mattie Ray looked down upon the town in the valley that was soon to be her home. As she stood there she sensed that someone was in the area although … Continue reading

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Hindsight is 20/20 – Light and Shade Challenge – 8/27/2015

         Light and Shade Challenge The quotation is: Hindsight is 20/20* ______________________________________ Hindsight is 20/20 written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 Jack and Jill both quit school. Neither thought they’d be a fool. Jill became a mother soon … Continue reading

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Poison – Three Word Wednesday – Haiku 8/27/2015

3WW Week No. 442 As you well know, each week I post three words. You write something using the words. Menacing, adjective: suggesting the presence of danger; threatening. Rampant, adjective: (especially of something unwelcome or unpleasant) flourishing or spreading unchecked, … Continue reading

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The Gym – Friday Fictioneers Prompt 8/26/2015

_____________________________________________ THE GYM By Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 100 words The gym I worked in had lots of loose equipment which they preferred to leave out in racks during the day and just pickup and put in the … Continue reading

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The Scavenger Hunt –FFfAW-Week of 08-25-2015

FFfAW-Week of 08-25-2015 28th Challenge for Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers This week’s photo prompt is provided by Dawn M. Miller. _____________________________________________________ The Scavenger Hunt By Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 “Susan, you are going on a scavenger hunt. … Continue reading

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Luigi – Mondays Finish the Story Prompt!

This is a unique flash fiction challenge where we provide you with a new photo each week, and the first sentence of a story. Your challenge is to finish the story using 100-150 words, not including the sentence provided. Don’t … Continue reading

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Inspiration Monday: Sparkling Coyote

The prompt phrases for this week are: Sparkling Coyote Nightmare in Blue Necromance Comedy Cold Fingers Unanswered Knock Sparkling Coyote Written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 Sparkling Coyote Nightmare in blue shiny silk Knocked hard at the door. … Continue reading

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The Watch – Sunday Photo Fiction’s Prompt

Click photo to go to prompt page ______________________________________________ The Watch Written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 The watch was different. intriguing to the two boys. They snuck it out of Ronald’s mom’s bedroom while she was showering and … Continue reading

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The Storm – Friday Fictioneers photo prompt

  The Storm Written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 The storm that hit the city that year only knocked down one building partially. Ours, but enough that we had to relocate to an area that was even worse … Continue reading

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The Balloons – FFfAW-Week of 08-18-2015

The Balloons written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 Johnny lurked by the edge of the fairgrounds. He kept his eye out for the balloon vendor. He counted his change. He didn’t have enough. Just as he was about … Continue reading

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‘nakes – short story (non-fiction)

‘nakes Written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015 When I was still married and the kids were small we lived on a lake. The beach was our front yard. We had ducks and of course we fished either off … Continue reading

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Blogging 101 – Day 15

Day Fifteen: Create a New Posting Feature One of the best ways to inspire loyalty is to publish regularly. And the best ways to make sure you publish regularly is with a recurring feature — it’s like making a pact … Continue reading

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Blogging 101 – Day 14

Day Fourteen: Extend Your Brand As soon as you started publishing, you became a brand: you announced to the world, “This is the place on the internet where you come to find XYZ.” As you define your brand, you build … Continue reading

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Nothin’ But A Good Time – prompt from the Daily Post

Nothin’ But A Good Time Imagine that tomorrow, all of your duties and obligations evaporate for the day. You get the day all to yourself, to do anything you please. What types of fun activities would make your day? _____________________________________________ … Continue reading

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Good vs. Evil – Studio 30 Prompt

  Good vs. Evil Written by Teresa Dean Smeigh copyright August 2015   I renounce you Satan! Break your grip on man. I announce myself to God Let him proudly see me nod. Yes, I’m with you my Lord, Bring … Continue reading

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Be Prepared – Light and Shade Challenge

Hello and welcome all to the latest weekly writing challenge. There is a picture, a quotation and a 500 word limit.  The Challenge is to take whatever is sparked by the picture and/or the quotation, however tenuous or remote the … Continue reading

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