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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