The Innocent Eyes #WordlessWednesday

  My husband clicked this picture at Sikkim.  We had stopped to take pictures of the scenic landscape, and that’s when we saw her. She was walking on an empty road. Vishal asked her if he could take a picture. She stopped, smiled for the camera, and left. I love this picture for the innocence reflected in her eyes.   I am participating in #WordlessWednesday hosted … Continue reading The Innocent Eyes #WordlessWednesday

1 Nov 2018 #TellTaleThursday

With this post,  TTT completes a month. It is a festival time, so what better prompt than about the festival of lights.  The rules are simple: Write a story, complete in itself. Check spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Copy and paste your Story URL to the inLinkz list. The story should be up to 250 words. Add this line < #TellTaleThursday with Anshu & Priya > … Continue reading 1 Nov 2018 #TellTaleThursday

CheckMate

  PHOTO PROMPT © Jeff Arnold As I sprawled on a deck chair under a parasol, taking in the sun, a ten-year-old came running to me “up for a challenge?”, he squeaked.  The chessboard was set. He played his move, a pawn forward. My knight moved next. The game went on for about twenty minutes. I kept capturing his pawns and rooks.  Taking a sip of … Continue reading CheckMate

25 October 2018 #TellTaleThursday

Happy Halloween! Halloween is approaching, we thought it would be fun to write about it. A picture prompt is given below. Use it to tell a Halloween story. The rules are simple: Write a story, complete in itself. Check spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Copy and paste your Story URL to the inLinkz list. The story should be up to 250 words. Add this line < … Continue reading 25 October 2018 #TellTaleThursday

18 Oct 2018 #TellTaleThursday

Happy Thursday!  Ever thought how intriguing and interesting doors are? They can be inviting when open and mysterious when closed. They can be so many metaphors for doors. As William Blake said, and Jim Morrison agreed ‘”If the doors of perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.” Let’s clean the doors of perceptions and weave a story around the provided … Continue reading 18 Oct 2018 #TellTaleThursday

The Leap

  I made the video as Arun jumped. It wasn’t fun to capture his fear. However, a part of me was relieved. If he could do it, so could I. After all, what are the stakes? I looked up at the tower, I realized my fear wasn’t as gigantic as the tower. As he halted, I asked him, “How was it- conquering your fear?” Exasperated, looking … Continue reading The Leap

11 October 2018 #TellTaleThursday

Autumn is a beautiful season, as beautiful as its name. The hues of the withered leaves look spectacular. The wind blows to play a symphony. And guess what… autumn makes a perfect backdrop for a story. So today we present an autumn Gif prompt to stir your imagination.  The rules are simple: Write a story, complete in itself. Check spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Copy and paste your … Continue reading 11 October 2018 #TellTaleThursday