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Half-truths (word prompts)

These six-word stories were prompted by the Page Flutter Six-Word Story Challenge. I’m also posting some of my favourites on Instagram.

3. Dreaming dreams. Setting goals. Stepping up.

4. Today’s the best day. Here. Now.  [any and every day with you]

5. First snow, then squeals of delight.

6. Fewer parcels this year. Miss you.  [things will never be the same]

7. Did it! Can’t undo it now : )

8. The looking glass reflected only half-truths.  [but I don’t feel any older]

9. Her memoir was an accidental fiction.

[December prompts: annual goal, best day, first snow, parcels, did it!, looking glass, memoir]

Between the cracks (word prompts)

These six-word stories were prompted by the Page Flutter Six-Word Story Challenge. I’m also posting a few favourites on Instagram. The background is a detail of a new work in progress.

26. Comfort food and junk TV. Perfect : )

27. Favourite family recipe? Simply being together.

28. Red or white for girls’ night?  [as long as it has bubbles]

29. Their history fell between the cracks.  [it’s all water under the bridge]

30. Our family motto: where’s the cat?  [“here, puss puss puss puss puss”…]

  1. Mum’s salmon mornay has become tradition.

  2. The first night… silent and holy.

[November/December prompts: comfort food, family recipe, girls’ night, bygones, family motto, tradition, first night]

Time is catching up with us (word prompts)

These six-word stories were prompted by the Page Flutter Six-Word Story Challenge. I’m also posting some of my favourites on Instagram.

19. Crunchy leaves: it’s a snap-crackle-pop morning.

20. Be reasonable. Don’t blame the season!

21. We’re fast becoming the older generation.  [time is catching up with us]

22. Delicious colours produced a visual feast.  [a tasty treat for the eyes]

23. The best pie is easy as.

24. Olive branches were offered on occasion.  [they made an effort at Christmas]

25. Staying in could become a habit.  [it’s so easy being with you]

[November prompts: crunchy leaves, fall fest, generations, the feast, best pie, olive branch, cozy habit]

No time like the present (word prompts)

These six-word stories were prompted by the Page Flutter Six-Word Story Challenge. I’m also posting some of my favourites on Instagram.

12. Campfire songs: starlit, warm and smoky.

13. Sending letters home… Save the stamps!

14. Okay… but who’ll be my wingman?

15. Dusty photo albums aren’t cool anymore.  [who cares about being ‘cool’ anyway…]

16. Time for a meet-up. Bring wine.

17. Let’s invent our own holiday tradition.  [there’s no time like the present]

18. One gig made all the difference.  [he called it his ticket home]

[November prompts: campfire songs, letters home, wingman, photo album, meetup, holiday tradition, ticket home]

Welcome home (word prompts)

We’ve had a brilliant holiday… and it’s also oh so good to be back home : )

These six-word stories were prompted by the Page Flutter Six-Word Story Challenge. I’m also posting a few favourites on Instagram.

5. Coffee chats preferred over restaurant conversations.

6. Reunited! Time apart is quickly forgotten.

7. You’re my anchor and my helium.

8. The escaped turkey was thankful indeed.

9. The seasons never miss a trick.

10. Pumpkin everything? What… even pumpkin beer?

11. Touching down… Brilliant holiday! Welcome home : )

[November prompts: coffee chat, reunited, besties, escaped turkey, harvest, pumpkin everything, touchdown!]