deep in thought too many lives to count wings of gratitude Thankful for lives that have made the sacrifice for freedom. Please enjoy more of Steven Slack’s work here.
Zilch, is all’s I ever got. My wife, the harpy, continually nags me to take her places. I thought, “Peru is some place.” The Inca ruins were breathtaking. All I heard was, “The mountains are freezing. So I bought Marjorie a coat made from mountain goat’s wool. Later that day, we climbed to Machu Picchu.Continue reading “Zilch, Zophiel, Zero… #atozchallenge”
In the Scottish village of Glockneister, a stranger posted a notice on the town square, informing the townspeople that in Chelmsford, Essex, three women, accused of being witches, were hanged. “I have a warrant and will pay one gold sovereign for information of anyone engaging in necromancy,” Matthew Hopkins proclaimed. Deep in the Selkirk forestContinue reading ““Y” Yellow Hammer #atozchallenge”
Dolores Gillpin was married for 10 years. Dolores rarely got angry, but when she did, her rage could be described as the resurrected fury of a Scottish ghost. Her betrothed, William, was a reserved man. Even in the early years of their marriage, he would rarely display bouts of passion. She found this lack ofContinue reading ““F” Un- Faithful by Steve Slack”
Today begins a month long dance with the letters A to Z and the A to Z challenge. This is the fourth year I have done this challenge and each year has been a different rollercoaster ride. Last year, I did the challenge (weakly) after sustaining a fractured wrist that required surgery. Just before theContinue reading “Here we go with A to Z”