Tag: fictional story

  • A Trip To Remember

    A Trip To Remember

    Her boyfriend paddled their canoe faster, splashing water into the canoe. “I don’t know why you insisted we go on this trip anyway. It’s so stupid.” “Just give it a chance, Nash. It could be fun if you let it.” “Fun? It’s not fun for me.” She sighed. She’d begged him to try birdwatching with […]

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  • Memory Loss

    Memory Loss

    Writing Prompt: Write about a character with an unreliable memory. Tilly stared up at the building above her. It looked familiar, but she’d forgotten where she was and where she was supposed to go. Glancing down at her watch, the time read 7:40am. It felt like she was supposed to be somewhere, but she wasn’t […]

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  • What The Pet Hears II

    What The Pet Hears II

    What The Pet Hears, Part 2 Madelynn rubbed her ears and sighed loudly. “What am I going to do, Molly? Al’s been a jerk again. I know better, Mols, but I love him. I just can’t bring myself to go somewhere else.” Molly whined and looked up at Madelynn with her big brown eyes. They […]

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  • I Remember

    I Remember

    Writing Prompt: Start your story with the lines “I remember.” I remember the night the owl landed on the pole near our house. It was the same night my grandma died, the same night my life changed forever. My grandma was my everything, the one who I could always count on to help me when […]

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  • Back Road Writing Prompt

    Back Road Writing Prompt

    Back Road Writing Prompt: Go for a drive along a back road. Take a notebook and pen/pencil with you, and/or take a photo of the back road. When you are back home, or can find a safe place to park, create a list of everything you remember seeing along the back road. Back Road: Egert […]

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  • Bursting Forth

    Bursting Forth

    Slowly pushing up through the ground, Rising higher and higher, Growing each and every day. Rising higher and higher, Breaking ground, rising up, Rising higher and higher. Pushing towards the sky, Rising higher and higher, Slowing, stopping, opening. Rising higher and higher, Color spreading out further and further, Rising higher and higher, Bursting forth. Writing […]

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  • Bamboo Bumblebee

    Bamboo Bumblebee

    Bamboo flew from flower to flower, trying to gather the pollen and nectar. She’d been going at it all day, and the sun was getting lower in the sky, but they needed food. Exhausted, she took a moment to rest at the next flower before moving on. Winter had been rough, and they needed as […]

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  • Moon Writing Prompt

    Moon Writing Prompt

    Writing Prompt: Continue the story: Dalia stared up at the moon in the big blue sky.

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  • What The Pet Hears

    What The Pet Hears

    Writing Prompt: Unbeknownst to humans, house pets can understand everything we say. Molly closed her eyes, laid her head gently on her owner’s lap and sighed. She was tired of her owner arguing with everything the short, fat man said. Besides that, she’d overheard the short fat man talking when her owner wasn’t around. He planned […]

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  • Stolen


    Addison watch the swans swim quickly across the pond through her binoculars. They kept their 5 babies close to them and moved with intention towards the opposite shore. One of the babies kept getting behind the rest, and the parents kept nudging it forward. She wasn’t sure what had spooked them, but they seemed to […]

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  • Rain of Rebuilding Hope XII

    Rain of Rebuilding Hope XII

    “Have you seen Draven?”  The soldier stared at Raven, expecting an answer.  She had been staring out the windows in the long hallway of the campus building.  They’d turned an old college campus into a refuge for the entire group.  Her brother had some of their people take fencing from a local prison to surround […]

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