Winds of Change

(written for the [Fiction] Friday  prompt on October 17, 2008)   I drifted, weightlessly, twirling down and down and down, tumbling over and over.  As I tumbled and fell, and screamed with fear and excitement and exhilaration, I thought back upon the days leading up...

The Key

(written for the [Fiction] Friday “Alice tried to remember who had given her the key” prompt)   Alice tried to remember who had given her the key.  There had been many keys given to her over the years but she had never once struggled to remember what each one was...

Glipper and Me

(written for the Friday Fiction “Stranger in a Strange Land” prompt)   I remember it now like it was just yesterday, though it was many, many years ago. “Mom!” I had screamed as loudly as I could while stretching the vowel sound out for as long as possible.  “Glipper...

My Secret

(written for the Friday Fiction “Have your character steal something…” prompt) I don’t really know why I did it.  It made no sense, really, what with me being a well known author, a celebrity amongst celebrities.  Yet, there I was, sitting in my study with the...