Surprise Me This is a flash fiction contest. Write a story that has a surprise ending. Since it is flash, the word count must be between 200 and 600 words. The ending can be funny, sad, shocking, etc. But the reader has to be surprised.
I've heard a lot that people become flummoxed by an absent muse, but not by the omnipresent child with a dart gun and a pesty streak. Fortunately our kids have left home and have children problems of their...hang on, we still have to sit grandkids. Beautifully written and very amusing and entertaining, well done Roy
Wish I had six stars to affix to this exceptionally well-crafted work. The angst is real. So are the situations shared with the reader. I cannot begin to share with you how many times I stopped reading and thought back to "those days" in my own life.
I enjoyed every morsel...
Rating of the poem Going Home
Chapter 1 of the book Free Verse Collection
Yes, I have seen the rose rimmed eyes when I was a work years ago, a person teared up. Sometime people can get so overwhelmed that they get teared up.
This is good about bringing things to memory. Moments are precious and you can record them and use them for your writing.
It nice when we see the beauty of God and be thankful.
Congratulations on all of your wins and I know people who are at peace with themselves enjoy your works.
Good luck with this book.