February 2012 – Our Write Side

Roderick straightened as he heard the door swing open. He smiled when he saw it was Viola. He took a small step back from the shop keeper laying at his feet. “I know you have it. Give it to me or else!” He saw the fire in her amber eyes. Her tight-lipped smile distorted her…

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This picks up at some point after Dreamcatcher. You last met Roderick here. “I know you have it. Give it to me or else!” Viola demanded as she entered the antique shop. Her tight-lipped smile looked menacing on her beautiful face. Her hands hovered at her hips, ready to rip her gun from its holster….

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This picks up where A Moment in Time left off… Viola disappeared in a poof as noise in the background interrupted his daydream. He  turned back to the four girls. His voice was steady as he responded to Tweak’s question. “I have seen her only once. The magnet gave her the ability to catch the…

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Of lamb chops and mutton he ate his fill, his lips smacking in delight. He still couldn’t believe his luck. No farmers came chasing with pitchforks and guns. All because the boy lied. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ For the weekend those devious minds behind Trifecta decided that for this Trifextra challenge, we were to stand on the shoulders…

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Thursday you met Viola Grace. Today, you got a brief glimpse into the Time Keeper’s transformation. Now, they meet again… “Did you ever see her again?” Tweak said. She’d been mostly silent, preferring to soak in her surroundings before conversing. The Time Keeper smiled briefly before a storm moved in and clouded his eyes. They…

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Thursday you met Viola Grace. This continues the Time Keeper’s Story. “At first, I thought perhaps it was heaven, but I knew better. I knew my fate. There’s no way I could have survived the fall from the train. I stood here, in this same spot, felt the pain, knew I was no longer whole….

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Slice. Slice. At last, freedom! Y’all have no idea how stifling Lord Tomato can be. Ser’isly. The slide of that blade was like a pinch at first, but was so fast, I barely felt anything, and now I’m free!! Her hand is cool as she carries me. She lays me on top of my new…

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I haven’t visited my Steampunk story “In Time” for awhile. This is the story containing the beloved Time Keeper. This picks up where Magnetic Personality left off with the Time Keeper sharing the story of how he came to be and introduces a new character that’s been banging around in my head. Enjoy! “You saw…

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From the first tumultuous wave that tossed her about at four years of age to the last, this poignant tale of a woman who survived the storm and walked on the water that tried to drown her will tug at your heart strings and make you cheer out loud. This is an amazing journey of…

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The only time I see you anymore is in firelight’s glow. This is when I can feel your warmth.  Flickers of memory flow through me, a reminder of our love so like that flame– grown so quickly, extinguished too soon. It was only fitting that fire would be the mistress that stole you away. Life…

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