#055 Country

#055 Country

055Country

Granddad smirked at me mischievously. Come here, I’ll show you something. He popped open the car trunk. There was a roebuck shot dead. With his guts open and disembowelled. I got a bad scare. Well, that’s how it’s done in the country.

Non Sequitur

Non Sequitur

054WPP16NonSequitur

He tried to hit me with a forklift! And he apparently succeeded.

In response to the WordPress Daily Prompt: Non Sequitur.

#054 Storm in a Cezve

#054 Storm in a Cezve

054Cezve

Making coffee in the cezve is very much like making a storm in a teacup.

Talent

Talent

053WPP15Talent

I do wish I could drive properly. I wouldn’t need the hazard button ever so often.

In response to the WordPress Daily Prompt: Practice Makes Perfect?

#053 Black Middens

#053 Black Middens

053ScotLit

The weather grew suddenly Scottish. Ideal for New Writing Scotland on the train.

Greatness

Greatness

060PaperShip

Without meaning to be mean, this student essay was good only for a paper ship. Either I’m not a great teacher, or not all my students are great or both.

In response to the WordPress Daily Prompt: We Can Be Taught!

#052 Odd Grapes

#052 Odd Grapes

052GrapesSnack

The odd day when I coach myself into devouring despised fruits or vegetables.

#051 Homecoming

#051 Homecoming

051Homecoming

Returning home makes me invariably happy.

Coming Out (Sort Of)

Coming Out (Sort Of)

050WPP13

I hate public performances. Yet I chose a career where public speaking is commonplace. I must be a masochist. At least I always dress well to offer my audience some decorative if not informative value.

In response to the WordPress Daily Prompt: Naked with Black Socks.

#050 Pink Pill

#050 Pink Pill

050PinkPill

I got a headache but got immediately better on seeing the colour of the painkillers.