A Life Less Ordinary (Part 2): Day 30 – A Story A Day

This is the final day of the Story A Day Challenge for September. Thanks for all your patience - there have been a lot of stories this month! I'll leave you with part two of the story I began yesterday. A story from two different perspectives - that of father and son. I hope you enjoy. A Life … Continue reading A Life Less Ordinary (Part 2): Day 30 – A Story A Day

A Life Less Ordinary (Part 1): Day 29 – A Story A Day

As there are only two days left in the Story A Day Challenge for September, I decided to finish on a two part story - told from two different perspectives. A father and son. I hope you enjoy. A Life Less Ordinary - Part One The day started ordinarily enough. The house was silent and solid … Continue reading A Life Less Ordinary (Part 1): Day 29 – A Story A Day

Wizards & Warriors Part 2: Day 28 – A Story A Day

This is part two of the story I wrote in response to the Writer’s Digest prompt (see below). It's part of the Story A Day Challenge. You’re playing a video game called Wizards & Warriors when, suddenly, lighten strikes the house, scaring you and causing you to black out. When you wake up, you’re trapped inside … Continue reading Wizards & Warriors Part 2: Day 28 – A Story A Day

Wizards & Warriors Part 1: Day 27 – A Story A Day

I'm using another Writer's Digest prompt today for the Story A Day Challenge. I had so much fun with the prompt, the story will be in two parts. You’re playing a video game called Wizards & Warriors when, suddenly, lighten strikes the house, scaring you and causing you to black out. When you wake up, you’re … Continue reading Wizards & Warriors Part 1: Day 27 – A Story A Day

Best Laid Plans: Day 26 – A Story A Day

Today, I decided to use a prompt from Writers Digest for the Story A Day challenge. Here it is: Your are going on a blind date for Valentine’s Day. In case the date is a dud, you have your best friend on standby. Your friend is to call you at 9:30 on the dot. If … Continue reading Best Laid Plans: Day 26 – A Story A Day

Witch in Training: Day 25 – A Story A Day

Today, I decided to use a prompt from Writers Digest for the Story A Day challenge. Here it is: You wake up one morning and find that you aren’t in your bed; you aren’t even in your room. You’re in the middle of a giant maze. A sign is hanging from the ivy: “You have … Continue reading Witch in Training: Day 25 – A Story A Day

Changing World: Day 24 – A Story A Day

A Story A Day - Prompt (24/9/15): Three Micro Stories. Flick through the gallery and pick the first three pictures that catch your attention. Now, write a short, 50-100 word story for each. No more than 100 words each. I used the prompt today, and wrote a short piece for each photograph I chose. But … Continue reading Changing World: Day 24 – A Story A Day

Connections: Day 23 – A Story A Day

I wrote the following story as part of the 'A Story A Day September' challenge, but instead of using the prompt, I used a poem for inspiration. The poem was written by a blogging friend, Callum McLaughlin, and you can find it here. Gabe peered around the thick, velvet curtain into the room beyond. The … Continue reading Connections: Day 23 – A Story A Day

Missing – Part 18 (Conclusion) -Day 21 A Story A Day

Missing is part of an ongoing story, which I aim to turn into a novella – a prequel to Brothers in Arms (Book 3 of the Morgan and Fairchild Series). I’m taking part in the StoryADay September 2015 challenge, though, as I’m working on a continued tale, it’s not strictly a story a day. It’s more a story within a story. … Continue reading Missing – Part 18 (Conclusion) -Day 21 A Story A Day

Missing – Part 17 (Day 20) A Story A Day

Missing is part of an ongoing story, which I aim to turn into a novella – a prequel to Brothers in Arms (Book 3 of the Morgan and Fairchild Series). I’m taking part in the StoryADay September 2015 challenge, though, as I’m working on a continued tale, it’s not strictly a story a day. It’s more a story within a story. … Continue reading Missing – Part 17 (Day 20) A Story A Day