Tag Archives: writing challenge

Good Morning Henry! ~ Anurag Bakhshi #writephoto

“Henry, you’re still not up?” Mom cried out. Henry lazily opened his left eye half-way through, and then shut it again. Mom and morning could wait, sleep couldn’t. But Mom was made of sterner stuff, and waiting was not in … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Battered Hat ~ Bladud Fleas #writephoto

The tradition dates back to yore, when a common man had no eye for words as written on a page, nor either a hand to make them. A symbol, an object he would recognise, was more helpful to him and … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First and last through the gates ~ Christine Mallaband-Brown #writephoto

The stone gateway was imposing, the heavy gates looked too big to push open easily. The first time I walked through the gates I was 10 years old and very nervous. My grandma lived in the big house, but as … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Giant Awakens ~ Anurag Bakhshi #writephoto

I woke up to find that I had gone blind….or maybe it was just the world that had turned dark. I frankly couldn’t say which would terrify me more. I had been the last of the Rock Giants, humans pissed … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Pillar ~ Na’ama Yehuda #writephoto

The youngsters always met by The Pillar. Their parents had. Their grandparents had, and the great-grands before that and on and on till time before time. It was a rite of passage of sort. A congregation-point for those just past … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Standing Stone ~ Bladud Fleas #writephoto

For a billion revolutions since its birth, itself not a fleeting moment, the rock communed deep within the soul of the Earth, amongst kith and kin. Suddenly, there came the violent, shifting erosion of glaciers, three, or possibly four, moments … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Balance ~ Na’ama Yehuda #writephoto

She did not understand where the castle had gone. Tumbled walls Like broken bones. But the well was still there, And the sword Wrapped in stone,   Continue reading at Na’ama Yehuda

Posted in photo prompt, Photography, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Sword in the Wall ~ Anurag Bakhshi #writephoto

He looked around carefully to see that he was alone. Then cast a few spells to check again. In their world, walls didn’t just have ears, but eyes too. Satisfied that he was well-cloaked from any magical surveillance, he walked … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Fragrance of Life ~ Anurag Bakhshi #writephoto

I could smell them from miles away, the sweet fragrance that I had been missing for I don’t know how long. Drawn towards it like a moth to fire, I walked into the garden like a zombie. The redolence inside … Continue reading

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lunch Time ~ Anurag Bakhshi #writephoto

I froze the mighty ocean into a large block of ice, but it still refused to die It propelled itself out of the water, as if it was going to touch the sky Continue reading at Jagahdilmein

Posted in photo prompt, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment