100-Word Challenge for Grownups # 186

Julia has offered us another 100-word challenge this week with the following prompt: “… looking back, I remember …” I have to confess that I’ve cheated a tad. I’m about 19 words over, but I just didn’t have any more time to spend cutting it down further.   STARTING OVER “Looking back, I remember howContinue reading “100-Word Challenge for Grownups # 186”

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week # 82

This week’s 100-word story prompt from Julia: ” … looking at all of that chocolate …” My story: CHOCOLATE IN THE NEWS “Hi!  S. Chocolate Bunny here, reporting to you from the National Easter Egg Hunt on the White House Lawn. There are at least 600 kids here trying their luck. “Whew! It’s hot forContinue reading “100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups – Week # 82”

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups — Week 76 — ‘Beneath The Surface’

This week Julia gave us a word prompt for our 100-word challenge: “… beneath the surface …” If you’d like to participate in this weekly challenge, you can visit Julia and get all the rules at this link: http://jfb57.wordpress.com/2013/02/04/100-word-challenge-for-grown-ups-week76/ My imagination led me in the direction of poetry this time, and I found that it’sContinue reading “100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups — Week 76 — ‘Beneath The Surface’”

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups — Week #74 — Freezing

Julia’s new challenge this week can be found at this link: http://jfb57.wordpress.com/2013/01/21/100-word-challenge-for-grown-ups-week74/ The prompt is the phrase:    “… the extreme weather meant …” Here’s my contribution: FREEZING “Dr. Corbet, from the U.S. Natural Disaster Center, is at the news conference to bring us up to date on what the extreme weather meant this pastContinue reading “100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups — Week #74 — Freezing”

100-Word Challenge For Grown-Ups, Week 67 — What’s It Worth?

Maybe I’m just in the mood to get into new challenges, but I really think it’s the chocolate that did it.  Anyway, I couldn’t seem to resist trying out Julia’s challenge this week.  Here’s the link to her site: http://jfb57.wordpress.com/2012/12/03/100-word-challenge-for-grown-ups-week69/  And the picture for the challenge is below — along with my “story.” WHAT’S ITContinue reading “100-Word Challenge For Grown-Ups, Week 67 — What’s It Worth?”