Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Silver Bowl and Creamer

By | October 15, 2011

Freewrite – 10 minutes, a prompt (in bold, below), and we have to write a story. All Jane wanted was the antique sugar bowl and creamer pitcher from her Grandmother’s collection. It was the only thing left of any value after the tornado had taken Grandmother away – Grandmother and her parents and every sibling… Read More »

A Swing and a Miss

By | October 8, 2011

Freewrite for 2011-10-08 – we have a first line (in bold, below) and 10 minutes. I did not get a complete story, but this is perhaps the beginning of a longer story. Making the best of a bad situation, Jonas picked up the tennis racket and began swinging. Typically he’d be on the 4:47 home… Read More »