While he did seem like a beast,
a behemoth, he
was nothing but genial
much to her pleasure.
Being a bookworm,
she had her private space but
she had allowed him.
Linking to Ragtag Daily Prompt: Behemoth, Fandango One Word Challenge: Space, dVerse Challenge: Seguidilla, Your Daily Word Prompt: Genial, Thursday Inspo 99, Tale Weaver #318 – Bookworm
Dominic bowed his head to hide his face. He felt ashamed of steps he took despite attempts to proclaim new beginnings.
When asked to save, he decided to spend. While others called him shallow due to his love for money, he considered it a deep paradox that having so much he couldn’t spend.
Eventually, it was too late as his temerity gave way to his shady dealings which marked his end.
Linking to Ragtag Daily Prompt: Steps, Fandango One Word Challenge: Temerity, Your Word Daily Prompt: Proclaim, Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt #184: Paradox, Tale Weaver #302: Beginnings, First Line Friday, Saturday Mix: Opposing Forces, Thursday Inspo 83: Late
With him in denial, the wrangle continued. With the others adept at handling everything, he didn’t get anything in the end let alone a space to live. There was no luminescence in life.
Linking to Ragtag Daily Prompt: Luminescence, Fandango One Word Challenge: Adept, Your Daily Word Prompt: Denial, Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt: Wrangle, Thursday Inspiration 82: Space, Tale Weaver #301
“Thankfully, we could make it in time for apple picking.”
“Yeah, all the apples look so fresh. This was a lovely experience especially considering the pandemic has pretty much locked down our lives.”
“Though I hope there were less people around.”
Once they were back home, they sanitized everything and made sure to take bath. In times of the pandemic, they always did this whenever they went out.
In the night, they woke up with a sweat having dreamt of someone sitting lifeless on a chair. Had they done the right thing going out in the middle of a pandemic?
Linking to Crimson’s Creative Challenge, Thursday Inspiration #81 – Bath, 100 Word Wednesday: 173
As the world went into lockdown, he finally decided to deep clean his house. He didn’t want visiting his house to be an obnoxious experience. While he always bristled with energy at the thought of any activity, it was always a mystery as to why he was so lazy when it came to household chores.
Linking to Ragtag Daily Prompt: Bristle, Fandango One Word Challenge: Obnoxious, Tale Weaver #292: Clean Up and Thursday Inspiration 73: Mystery