Brian – the secret keeper Writing Prompt

 

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Brian’s mouth was dry,

he could taste the Coca-Cola from here,

that rich liquid going into that other man’s mouth

and he had a home unlike Brian,

some people have it all,

thought Brian,

his steps were light,

Brian had forgotten

long ago,

what that felt like.

 

5 Words: Light, Taste, Dry, Rich, Home

For the secret keeper writing prompt #136:

https://secretkeeper.net/2018/04/09/weekly-writing-challenge-136/

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Walk Away – the secret keeper Writing Prompt

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“Walk this way

into the light,

be true,

be Catholic.

Do everything for

your one true Saviour.

And vote no to same-sex marriage today.”,

the voice said

on the sidewalk.

Catholic,

Being there,

done that,

now an Atheist darling,

thought Rob

as he quickly got a lift

with his Catholic boyfriend

so they could both vote yes.

 

 

5 Words: Way, Walk, True, Done, Lift

For the secret keeper writing prompt #135:

https://secretkeeper.net/2018/04/02/weekly-writing-challenge-135/

 

 

 

 

 

The Alleyway – the secret keeper Writing Prompt

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In response to secretkeeper.net’s weekly writing prompt #133. The challenge is to use the 5 words given below (or their synonyms ) in a poem or flash fiction.

The road in front was dark,

she wondered if anyone ever

made the walk this way

or just said they had done,

she wondered if the rumours were true,

did this alleyway contain ghosts?

Before she had time to think more

an icy hand lifted her up …

 

(5) Words: / CAPTIVE/ CLUE/ SIGN/ ROAD / SHIFT/

 

 

 

Fishing Trip – the secret keeper Writing Prompt

In response to secretkeeper.net’s weekly writing prompt #134. The challenge is to use the 5 words given below (or their synonyms ) in a poem or flash fiction.

 

(5) Words: | FLY | KEY | LINE | DRY | ROD |

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She went fishing with her Dad,

let the rod fly,

felt the fish pull on the line,

her mouth went dry,

she let the fish go

swimming away,

she knew the key to her life now,

when she was older,

she would look after the animals

of the planet.

Bridezilla – the secret keeper Writing Prompt

In response to secretkeeper.net’s weekly writing prompt #132. The challenge is to use the 5 words given below (or their synonyms ) in a poem or flash fiction.

 

(5) Words: | READ | ARM | RAID | STARE | RAGE |

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It was a raid,

the bitches better read the rage

on my face Tina thought,

this was war,

the bargain day

for wedding dresses,

I will stare them down,

at the end my dream dress will be on my arm.

 

Dreams – the secret keeper Writing Prompt

In response to secretkeeper.net’s weekly writing prompt #131. The challenge is to use the 5 words given below (or their synonyms ) in a poem or flash fiction.

 

 

(5) Words: | AIM | LOSE | GUARD | AIR | DREAM

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If you’re going to dream,

dream big,

aim high,

guard your feelings

in this tough world

but don’t let them push you down,

otherwise you lose

and they win,

make your dreams a reality,

not thin air,

but be happy in the attempt

if things don’t go your way.