Archive for December, 2014

May your days be merry and light

Posted on December 9, 2014 9:49 am under General
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So the Christmas season is here again.

In years that have long gone by, it was a far more complicated time.

Black Friday was just a grand finale to shopping that had commenced a couple of months before.

I had purchased Christmas cards in October and already had a couple of stacks ready to be mailed out in December.
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Succinctly Yours Week 194

Posted on December 6, 2014 2:27 pm under Succinctly Yours
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How low can you go?

Use the photo as inspiration for a story of 140 characters OR 140 words.Click For Details

Photo for week starting Sunday, December 7th

Word of the Week:nebulous

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Kneading Dough

Posted on December 6, 2014 9:40 am under Microfiction
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Frugal bakers, Todd & Love, didn’t hesitate to substitute ground twigs for flour.
”Try our healthy bread with the satisfying crunch!” (133)

When money got tight, they borrowed some cash to keep the business afloat. Alas, the dough had strings attached. (113)

Succinctly Yours offers a weekly photo and word as inspiration for your microfiction. How low can you go? Choose the 140 character or 140 word option.

This week’s word was hesitate.