Tag Archives: 100 Words

The Stories Are True

“Come on Freddy, don’t be a wimp, it’ll be fun.” “I’m not sure Kermit. You know what mum said about us wandering off.” “She’ll never know. We’ll be there and back in no time.” “But what if the stories are … Continue reading

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Anybody There?

“Good news Billy. Found someone to play at your Sally’s wedding reception.” “How did you manage that Jimmy. I’ve been trying for weeks but everyone’s booked up. Who is it? Someone we know?” “You won’t of heard of him mate. … Continue reading

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New Secateurs For Christmas

  The nice policeman wants me to go up the steps with him. Says he’s something to show me in the garden. Used to keep here and the garden so pretty back then. Len always said we had the best … Continue reading

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Where Shall We Go?

Who’d have thought it? Me, with my own private jet. Little old Freddy Jones from the rough end of town. Now, Sir Freddy. You always said I’d make it big one day. You were the only one who had faith … Continue reading

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Flashing Blue Light

  Came here for a coffee. Something to do. Thought they’d be here by now. Wonder what’s keeping them? Funny how today’s turning out. Should’ve been meeting Marj. We were  going to check out that new place in town. Then … Continue reading

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Maggie Jenkins

  “Please help me! He’s out there again.” “It’s Mrs. Jenkins, isn’t it? You phoned yesterday and the day before and the day before that?” “Yes … but this time I know it’s him.” “Have you actually seen him Mrs. … Continue reading

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Portal E48

PHOTO PROMPT © C.E. Ayr “Well Captain, where did it happen?” “Portal E48, sir. We’ve had it under surveillance for some time now. There had been reports of irregular comings and goings.” “… and?” “Well, sir, we received information that a crossing … Continue reading

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Peace At Last

He might have loved her once, but God only knows when that could’ve been. The ferocity of the weather had forced them to shelter in this dump of a motel, giving her something else to moan about. He’d snapped sometime … Continue reading

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Endangered Species

I’ve had a quick swim around lads and as far as I can make out we’re all that’s left, just the three of us. Reckon we’ve become one of their endangered species, not that they care. Another part of the … Continue reading

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I Can’t Help But Watch

This was not the most salubrious establishment in town. The note on the window told you it’s owners were shadowy characters, not open to complaints. The two ceramic butterflies on the wall outside must have been someone’s futile attempt to … Continue reading

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