Monthly Archives: July 2016

Daily prompt: Donald Trump – the perfect photo

DAILY PROMPT Wind This photo has nothing to do with wind (rhyming with tinned) or wind (rhyming with mind) but it paints a thousand words far too brilliantly to pass by. Thank you Associated Press. https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/wind/

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Daily prompt: The fickleness of humour

DAILY PROMPT Elusive Social media has whipped itself into a froth over contributing editor Rich Cohen’s cover article on Australian actress Margot Robbie in the current issue of Vanity Fair. ‘Sexist’ and ‘patronising to Australia’ seem to be the main … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Don’t give me your tired, your poor…

DAILY PROMPT Sanctuary Sanctuary? Really?  A ‘teen night’ at Club Blu in Fort Myers, Florida.  A place for teens to have a good time in safety. You think? Two kids dead and 14-16 injured when someone exercising their Constitutional right … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: What drives America?

DAILY PROMPT Drive I’m sorry if you find this question intrusive, rude – even hostile. It’s not meant to be any of those things. It’s a genuine request for enlightenment. You see, for so many years you have stood proud … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Maybe it’s all a con

DAILY PROMPT Cowardice I’m not completely sold on the whole concept of cowardice. Certainly I bandy the word about in relation to my own failures to face the fear and do it anyway, but I don’t remember ever thinking of … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: Whatever

DAILY PROMPT Desert I am not liking today. I could drape a limp hand across my brow and utter heartbreaking snatches about wandering lost and alone through the desert of my soul, but that would be ridiculously pretentious and would … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: True or false? Who’s asking?

DAILY PROMPT False I don’t mind being old. Every age has its pros and cons, and so far I’m finding the scales pretty evenly balanced. But sometimes the pros win hands down: it’s so reassuring to know I’ll be dead … Continue reading

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Daily prompt: If only Adam and Eve had called it as it was!

DAILY PROMPT Forbidden So Eve urged Adam to eat the forbidden fruit, Adam chomped away at the apple, we’ve all been sinfully wicked ever since and it was all Eve’s fault. Simple, really. As the man, Adam had his mind … Continue reading

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