Writing Prompt of the Week

Picture prompt! [Image description: exterior photograph of a crosswalk at night. A yellow streetlight and a green traffic light illuminate the scene. A streak of red light sweeps across the center of the photograph, caused by a long-exposure of the camera.] If you’re up for a challenge, try to write a complete story in 500Continue reading “Writing Prompt of the Week”

Writing Prompt of the Week

Picture prompt! [Image description: exterior photograph of the sun glimmering off a body of water. The tone of the photo is orange. A person’s two hands are coming out of the water and there is a splash of water in the foreground. Low hills are in the background.] If you’re up for a challenge, tryContinue reading “Writing Prompt of the Week”

Flash Fiction: Lunacy

Cool air slinks between the blankets, startling goosebumps from my skin. Tarek must have opened the window sometime in the night. I reach across the bed, expecting to feel his warm, bare shoulder. My hand meets cooling sheets. On the nightstand, my phone buzzes and I jolt. The sound claws away the hush of theContinue reading “Flash Fiction: Lunacy”