Beep Boop Boop Beep! FFfAW



This week’s photo prompt is provided by (free to use photos)


Written by Teresa Dean Smeigh

copyright November 2015

“Beep boop boop beep,” cooed little Arianna.

“Honey, honey wake up, Arianna is talking and it is time for her dinner,” Arlan picked up Arianna and carried her into Astrid.

“What are you talking about Arlan? We don’t have any children. How many times must I tell you that?”

Astrid screamed and jumped up confused and sleepy. I must be dreaming again!

“Get that thing away from me. Don’t the batteries ever wear out?”

“Astrid, Astrid wake up.”

“Honey why don’t you go to bed and I’ll feed Arianna?” By all means, feed your fancy doll!


Astrid walked into the kitchen where she heard noises. Now there was a large purple and green character in her kitchen with the small one called Arianna. I must be dreaming!

“Beep boop boop beep,” the large one said

Astrid fainted.

“Honey what happened? We are going to be late for the costume party. Put on your costume and grab the doll. I was just practicing our lines.”



Advocate for mental health and invisible illnesses, also a devout Christian

Author – (this blog contains my old work mostly although occasionally I do add something new here), new work is mainly on this blog

About Tessa

Tessa Dean at 60 plus is still writing but slowing down because of her disabilities affecting both physical and mental abilities. She has bipolar disorder (mental), Fibromyalgia (nerves), degenerative disc disease (spine), and arthritis (joints). She has published about 12 articles on Bipolar Disorder on She is also working on 3 fiction books (mysteries/thrillers). The books will probably never be finished, but who knows what the future holds. She keeps her blogs filled with useful content, stories and poems. Plenty to keep you busy. She has also been interviewed by blogs and had other posts published on many different blogs. She is from Southern, NJ. Her family, writing and blog keep her busy. You can also follow the progress of her memoirs on the blog. She is adding chapters a little at a time.
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20 Responses to Beep Boop Boop Beep! FFfAW

  1. Hahaha! He was just practicing the lines for the costume party! Cute! Great story Tessa!

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  2. Well done Tessa….a costume party with such spectacular outfits, enjoyed your take very much….


  3. Loved it and I love the snow flakes falling on your blog impressive.

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  4. A costume party, LOL, brilliant!

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  5. Susan says:

    Great take on the picture. Your story was cute. 🙂

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  6. Oooh, kind of scary. I did not know if it was space aliens or not. Cute story.

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  7. afairymind says:

    What a terrifying experience for Astrid! I’m glad it just turned out to be a costume. A very fun response to the prompt, Tessa. 🙂

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  8. mandibelle16 says:

    Interesting that Astrid doesn’t know what’s real. But maybe what she thinks she sees is real? Or not? Good take on the prompt.

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  9. rogershipp says:

    Nice take on the prompt. Enjoyed the idea of the costume party.

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