Monthly Archives: September 2014

Daily prompt: What’s meaningful?

Daily Prompt Hand-Me-Downs Clothes and toys, recipes and jokes, advice and prejudice: we all have to handle all sorts of hand-me-downs every day. Tell us about some of the meaningful hand-me-downs in your life. Genes. Lots and lots of lovely … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: The happy off-the-hooker

Daily Prompt Next in Line A second #RoyalBaby will soon be joining the Windsors in England. Given the choice, would you rather be heir to the throne, or the (probably) off-the-hook sibling? Oh, the younger sibling, definitely. Thrones are always … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: My mother said

Daily Prompt Greetings, Stranger You’re sitting at a café when a stranger approaches you. This person asks what your name is, and, for some reason, you reply. The stranger nods, “I’ve been looking for you.” What happens next? I say … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Why would I be so stupid?

Daily Prompt Advantage of Foresight You’ve been granted the power to predict the future! The catch — each time you use your power, it costs you one day (as in, you’ll live one day less). How would you use this … Continue reading

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I’m still here – sort of…

Morning all. Sorry I haven’t been around for a while – I know you’ve been sobbing into your porridge – but things all got a bit out of hand, here, for a minute. And with a bit of luck, they … Continue reading

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What a hoot!

Seems our glorious PM may not be eligible to be our leader. Q. Has he renounced his British citizenship? Because if not, he’s OUT! We should be so lucky!

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Daily prompt: Easy

Daily Prompt Zoltar’s Revenge In a reversal of Big, the Tom Hanks classic from the 80s, your adult self is suddenly locked in the body of a 12-year-old kid. How do you survive your first day back in school? I … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: The 20/20 of hindsight

Daily Prompt Nightmare Job In honor of Labor Day in North America, tell us what’s the one job you could never imagine yourself doing. Oh, I don’t know… Brain surgeon? Atomic physicist? Collector of tolls on the Harbour Bridge? Grape … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Like I’m supposed to care?

Daily Prompt The Mirror Crack’d You wake up one morning to a world without mirrors. How does your life — from your everyday routines to your perception of yourself — change? Not much. The mirror mirror on the wall told … Continue reading

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