Prompt 75: 24 hour romance

“A love story that starts and ends in 24 hours”  Thanks to Reedsy for the prompt!  Augustus Martinelli walked into his shop, as he did every morning, on the nose of 6:30. He was greeted, as usual, by the full, embracing fragrance of a multitude of flowers. He flipped on the light switch by the […]

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Prompt 56

“The art of love” All those who have an interest in art—in whatever form it may take—learn quite quickly that art and its appreciation is an individual experience. By this I mean that any given person will react in a unique way to a piece of wart, of writing, of music based on his or […]

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Prompt 42

“Write for 10 minutes about what is running through a husband-to-be’s head while his wife-to-be is walking down the aisle to where he stands.” Is that the music changing? Yes, it is. She told me to count to give after the music changed and then to turn around to look at her.

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Prompt 33

“Put your iPod on random shuffle, write down the lyric of the first song that comes on, and use it as an opening line” Letter to my love Well, I tried to do what I thought was right, and I know I fucked it up sometimes, but you always saw through my crap to the […]

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Prompt 7

  “An hour to go…” Sixty minutes left. One more hour until I get to feel the tips of his finger trail across my arm. 3,600 seconds, give or take, until I see the corner of his mouth involuntarily grin because he’s happy to see me. One twenty-fourth of a day until I can run […]

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Prompt 5

“Your most memorable experience in the back of a car” It was dark. I remember that. I had such a hard time keeping my eyes open. The rumbling of the car was rocking me to sleep, the soft vibration of the wheels on the road were like a silent lullaby that only I could hear.

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