‘Your surprise was a wonderful help to me in f…

‘Your surprise was a wonderful help to me in finding the clue of the whistling bagpipes!’

Take care of yourself.

Take care of yourself.

Regular

You are a therapist that specializes in treating superheroes.

Regular

You got a hell-hound puppy for Christmas. Describe your adventures with your loyal, four-legged new friend.

Regular

You are a angel; but guardian angels are specifically chosen and assigned to a person. When an irresponsible guardian angel is deprived of their job, you are chosen as their replacement. However, they did quite some damage to the human they were supposed to protect, and now you have to help them through their experiences when they have almost nothing to believe in.

Regular

You live in a world where everyone experiences phantom pains from how they will die. These pains will go from barely noticeable to whatever degree they would be under the circumstances of one’s death the closer they get to it. Of course, the pain varies for everyone. Someone who dies from a gunshot wound won’t feel the same pain as someone who dies from an infection.

But you? You’ve never felt this ‘phantom pain’, and you’re starting to wonder if you ever will.

prompt 1017

Words associated with celebrations:

occasion

soiree

spree

jamboree

gala

get together

do

bash

potluck

function

open house

thing

banquet

gathering

party

reception

affair

toast

house warming

rave

fete

shower

She ends it by asking a question that electrif…

She ends it by asking a question that electrified me when I first read it in 1992, and that, when my mother died four years later, I absorbed into my bloodstream, like an unspoken mantra:
Tell me what is it you plan to do
With your one wild and precious life?

Then she snuggled close to her husband’s…

Then she snuggled close to her husband’s back, thought of the precious child she carried, and turned her face toward family and home.

Regular

The god of stories started our world down the path of a dystopian future plot, only to end up abandoning it. Our story continued down its course, but without an author to create the heroic team of protagonists we need to solve this premise. The god returns to our story one day, intending on finishing it, giving us the heroes and happy ending we should have had. Except now, it ends up being a little late for that.