Category Archives: Writing Prompts

Weekly Smile Week 69 – Grandson, boot camp and meritorious PFC promotion

Weekly Smile Week 69 – Grandson, boot camp and meritorious PFC promotion I was supposed to go with my daughter to pick up her son the new US Marine. I can’t make it, but seeing a copy of the program … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 529 – Shadorma

by Teresa Smeigh April 2017 Rebel man! Why must you sit there? Shady tree, Blocks the sun. Pluck the chickens, that’s your job! Put down the guitar. Pluck, verb: remove, pick (off), pull (off/out), extract, take (off),  pull (at), tug … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 528 – Shadorma

by Teresa Smeigh April 2017 Oafish boy! Nameless, who is he? Meander, All Over. No one wants to help him out! Helpless, ignored, stalled.   Three Word Wednesday.: 3WW Week No. 515 Meander, verb: zigzag, wind, twist, turn, curve, curl, … Continue reading

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Weekly Smile Week 64 – fixed my phone myself

Weekly Smile Week 64 – fixed my phone myself As some of you know I just had to buy a new cell phone because my old one had no storage no matter what I deleted and that included all pictures … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 524 – Haiku

by Teresa Smeigh March 2017 Babyish, not so! Abandoned by the wayside. Cunning, finds his way!   Three Word Wednesday.: 3WW Week No. 524 Abandoned, adjective: deserted, forsaken, cast aside/off; jilted, stranded, rejected; informal dumped, ditched, unused, disused, neglected, idle; … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge #80 – Shadorma

(5) Words: | STRIPE | ABLE | BLUE | COLD | REVEAL | by Teresa Smeigh March 2017 It is cold! My suit is blue striped. Open jacket, Find black stripes. Underneath all the blue stripes. Back to jail if … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 522 – Shadorma

by Teresa Smeigh March 2017 Twas painful! Hands tied behind back. Shifty look, Raspy voice. Others joined the group of men, Plans were being made.   Three Word Wednesday.: 3WW Week No. 522 Painful, adjective: sore, hurting, tender, aching, throbbing, … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 521 – Shadorma

by Teresa Smeigh March 2017 Just a nod! He’s mischievous. Call him here. Discipline. Needs obedience training! Won’t stop barking now!   Three Word Wednesday.: 3WW Week No. 521 Mischievous, adjective: naughty, badly behaved, misbehaving, disobedient, troublesome, full of mischief; … Continue reading

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Light and Shade Challenge, Our Write Side – February 14, 2017

I wrote this last week for another prompt and I think it also fits “Wicked Meandering” and so I am combining them with a few changes. Our Write Side’s Master Class Light and Shade Challenge Image from WikiCommons, taken by … Continue reading

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Light and Shade Challenge – Jan 25, 2017 – Dinner

Image from WikiCommons, taken by Andrea Pavenello and used under the Creative Commons Agreement *********Rules Below********* Dinner by Teresa Smeigh January 2017 The kitchen smelled odd and the guests were starting to fidget. They admired the lovely table setting in … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 516 – Shadorma

by Teresa Smeigh December 2016 He was parched! The rotund man dragged His sore feet House to house. How scandalous people thought! He’d only asked for water.   Three Word Wednesday.: 3WW Week No. 515 Parched, adjective: (bone) dry, dried … Continue reading

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Weekly Smile Week 55 – flip that frown upside down

Weekly Smile Week 55 – frowns I know we are supposed to be talking about smiles. I had a good smile and laugh at therapy. She said she was glad to see me laugh. However in the long run I … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge #72

(5) Words: | FLASH | USE | TRIGGER | VIEW | BACK | Trigger – by Teresa Smeigh January 2017 Turn your back! It obstructs your view. Trigger flash, And a bang. You feel the pain quickly now, Use hands, … Continue reading

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Weekly Smile Week 54 – my mood is elevated though not sure for how long

Weekly Smile Week 54 – my mood is elevated though not sure for how long New medication finally working. I finally feel half human. I am not completely through my trials and as the past has shown it may  not … Continue reading

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Haiku Horizons prompt “Look” number 152

Haiku Horizons prompt “Look” number 152 “The Future” by Teresa Smeigh January 2017 Look at the future. Think of the good things to come. Don’t think of the past! Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 513 – Shadorma

by Teresa Smeigh December 2016 Hateful boys! Tearing gaping holes! Town’s gardens Ravished now Destroyed by non-thinking kids. Incorrigible. 3 Words Gaping, adjective: cavernous, yawning, wide, broad; vast, huge, enormous, immense, extensive. Hateful, adjective: detestable, horrible, horrid, unpleasant, awful, nasty, … Continue reading

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Weekly Smile Week 52 – the holidays are over

Weekly Smile Week 52 – the holidays are over I smiled when December 25 ended. New Years Day I will just dismiss. I don’t have to participate.   Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate for Mental and Invisible Illnesses -Author of … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 511 – Shadorma

The Jalopy by Teresa Smeigh December 2016 Apathy, Bashful, embarrassed. My clunker, A sore sight, To everyone’s eyes, ears. Banished from my sight!   Three Word Wednesday.: 3WW Week No. 511 Apathy, noun: indifference, lack of interest, lack of enthusiasm, … Continue reading

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Haiku Horizons prompt “trail” number 148

Haiku Horizons prompt “trail” number 148 by Teresa Smeigh December 2016 I trail thee my Lord. I follow wherever you lead. You are my savior. Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate for Mental and Invisible Illnesses -Author of Articles, Stories and … Continue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 510 – Shadorma

The Dream by Teresa Smeigh December 2016 I’m wakeful. Unacceptable dreams scare me! I dreamed I was a vain woman in charge. I rule this country. 3 Words Unacceptable, adjective: intolerable, insufferable, unsatisfactory, inadmissible, inappropriate, unsuitable, undesirable, unreasonable, insupportable; offensive, … Continue reading

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