The following was written for a challenge over at Girlie On The Edge’s Blog called #SixSentenceStory. Rules Are: Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less. Use the current week’s prompt word. PROMPT WORD:  CLAIM CORRUPTION   Allegations made all pointed to her Evidence bought forth did incur   She claimed she was innocent and Was only used asContinue reading “Corruption”

The Plant – Six Sentence Story

Joe was off to the plant. He moved so fast you’d think there were ants in his pants. When he got there the parking lot was bare. He realized it was Sunday and he did swear. He could have slept in, then he grinned, and off he drove fast as the wind. When he gotContinue reading “The Plant – Six Sentence Story”

The Hound

This was written for a Six Sentence Story challenge over at Denise’s. Rules of the hop: Write 6 Sentences. No more. No less. Use the current week’s prompt word. Come back here and link your post… Spread the word and put in a good one to your fellow writers 🙂 PROMPT WORD:  POUND   I heard aContinue reading “The Hound”

Highway 1

This poem was written for Six Sentence Story over at Denise’s. Prompt Word: Coast   From San Francisco to San Diego Highway driving in my Winnebago Enjoy stopping along the way Site seeing at every bay The coast is where I want to be North or south, it doesn’t matter to me   From SanContinue reading “Highway 1”

The Renovation Part 2 – Six Sentence Story

Part 1 can be read here. After realizing that I really could do this reno by myself I decided that I also wanted to put a bathroom in on the main floor. For this, I would need to draw up some plans. I knew exactly where the new bathroom, a powder room to be precise,Continue reading “The Renovation Part 2 – Six Sentence Story”

The Renovation – Six Sentence Story

  I have all the tools I need;  hammers, tape, screwdrivers, pliers, snips, and determination. He said I wouldn’t be able to do it. I refuse to let anyone tell me what I can and cannot do, besides, I’ve always been mechanically inclined, and anyway how hard can it be. First things first, I’ll startContinue reading “The Renovation – Six Sentence Story”

Who Howls – Haiku

  Wolves howl to others Warning, communicating Moon makes no difference   Bloodhounds, beagles, howl The same way that the wolves do For different reasons   © Susan Zutautas 2019   This 2 stanza haiku was written for this week’s Six Sentence Story. The prompt word this week is “Howl”.

The Atmosphere and Climate Change

Okay, class today we’re going to learn about the atmosphere, does anyone know what atmosphere means? Billy holds up his hand and answers, I think it has something to do with oxygen and the air that we breathe, and I hear my parents talking all the time about climate change making our weather go allContinue reading “The Atmosphere and Climate Change”

Death or Victory?

  Watch this, he’s going to code! People rushed in to see what was happening. You could see the sweat on his brow and hear him gasping for air. His fingers, the center of attention as he tapped out. Would this be the last of him? The bell rang, and everyone stopped, the coding competitionContinue reading “Death or Victory?”

An Act of Kindness – Bus Fare

Image by Christophe Schindler from Pixabay   Montreal Skyline   Back in the late sixties, yes, the nineteen sixties, bus fare or often called car fare for an adult was thirty-five cents and for anyone twelve and under it was ten cents. This was a time when parents felt it was safe for children, say around the ages ofContinue reading “An Act of Kindness – Bus Fare”