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Pique – Word of the Day Challenge

The Word of the Day is Pique pique verb (used with object), piqued, piqu·ing. to affect with sharp irritation and resentment, especially by some wound to pride:She was greatly piqued when they refused her invitation.to wound (the pride, vanity, etc.).to excite (interest, curiosity, etc.):Her curiosity was piqued by the gossip.SEE MORE verb (used without object), piqued, piqu·ing. to arouse […]PIQUE…… Continue reading Pique – Word of the Day Challenge

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Baby blue…

– What about that blue, Mel? She took her custard off  the stove, and checked its texture before walking to his room to give her opinion. – Whoa! That’s bright! But I like it, Nick, I like it a lot… She checked the door frame before leaning against it, and took a moment to stare…… Continue reading Baby blue…

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Uchronia – Word of the Day Challenge

Today’s Word of the Day is Uchronia. If you want to participate, create a pingback to link your post. Not sure how to do that? See how to create pingbacks here. Please note that for the prompts that I publish, the comment box will now remain open for people who experience trouble with pingbacks. However, I won’t […]Uchronia…… Continue reading Uchronia – Word of the Day Challenge

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Victory!

  It had been quite a journey… From that first thought of ruling the world to conquering countries one by one, relentlessly. She had started small. Anonymously building her strategic web from the comfort of her home, hiding under the cover of her apparently normal family life.   Soon, she had minions all over the planet,…… Continue reading Victory!

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Sultry – Word of the Day Challenge

The Word of the Day is SULTRY Write a poem, story or anecdote inspired by this word. Please create a pingback to your post by including a link to this page in whatever you are posting. If you want to participate create a pingback to link your post. Not sure how to do that? See […]SULTRY…… Continue reading Sultry – Word of the Day Challenge

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Hit me with your best shot!

My inspiration is not at its peak lately, to say the least. So yesterday, when I received an email from NYC Midnight, announcing the upcoming 250-word Microfiction Challenge, I thought it might be a good idea to try it out. Brutus participated to NYC Midnight Challenges on many occasions, and got me intrigued about the…… Continue reading Hit me with your best shot!

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Cadaver – Word of the Day Challenge

Today’s Word of The Day is “CADAVER”. Write a poem, story or anecdote inspired by this word. Please create a ping-back to your post by including a link to this page in whatever you are posting. If you want to participate, create a ping-back to link your post. Not sure how to do that? See […]CADAVER…… Continue reading Cadaver – Word of the Day Challenge

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Spicing things up…

It’s been a while, since I last talked about Greenland, which does not mean that I gave up wanting to add its flag to my collection. Not even close. If you are not a regular in The Cove, you have to know that I don’t make a big fuss about my blog’s statistics. I do…… Continue reading Spicing things up…

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Firework – Word of the Day Challenge

Today’s Word of the Day is Firework. If you want to participate, create a pingback to link your post. Not sure how to do that? See how to create pingbacks here. Please note that for the prompts that I publish, the comment box will now remain open for people who experience trouble with pingbacks. However, I won’t […]Firework…… Continue reading Firework – Word of the Day Challenge

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U-Turn…

He couldn’t remember the last time he had left work early on a Friday… And he intended on enjoying every minute, when the wife called. Hey there Hon!… She seemed out of breath. The kids have started arriving for Millie’s birthday and I just got a call… There was some kind of misunderstanding, and you have to…… Continue reading U-Turn…