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Housecleaning

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I recently read Annie Proulx’s short story 'Dump Junk' (in her collection "Bad Dirt") and was str...     more »


A Lawn Half-Mowed

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I overheard an interesting conversation about a lawn half-mowed, and this prompt came to me:...     more »


Seconds

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I often lose track of time when I’m working on something I love. But time is precious. The Greek...     more »


Something's Changed

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I often find subtle changes in my world can be as alarming and intriguing as much as more spectac...     more »


World Walker

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I love to travel, but I don't get around to doing it much. Let's have a prompt about someone who...     more »


Meeting Again

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I like stories that bring characters back to confront people they knew and choices they made long...     more »


At the Pegasus Races

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I have some good friends who are avid fans of all sports. Watching television with them the other...     more »


Moral Quandary

Feb 29, 2016   •  

I happened to see something today that got me thinking about moral questions. Here’s a situation...     more »