"When black cats prowl, and pumpkins gleam may luck be yours on Halloween!" ~ Unknown. It's Halloween and the Weekend Challenge from partner GC and me is All Hallows Eve. A scary apparition - a figment of your imagination or is the spectre real? Is it a shadow in the corner, or a spirit from beyond, a... Continue Reading →
"You can observe a lot by watching!" - Yogi Berra This Saturday the Weekend Challenge here on Weekly Prompts from partner GC and me is The Watcher This week we'd like you to become the secret watcher, the curtain twitcher, the one hiding behind a tree or lying low in the dunes! Take your camera, your... Continue Reading →
"When your children are teenagers, it's important to have a dog so that someone in the house is happy to see you." ~ Norah Ephron. This weekend our challenge here on Weekly Prompts is Invent Slang! Partner GC and I suggest you caption an image by adopting the teenage trend of replacing words/phrases with an invented... Continue Reading →
”The United Nations was set up not to get us to heaven, but only to save us from hell.” ~ Winston Churchill. This weekend is our monthly Colour Challenge, and today, the 4th July, partner GC and I have chosen the colour United Nations Blue. 1945 and the colour blue was chosen for the... Continue Reading →
"Drive slow and enjoy the scenery - drive fast and join the scenery." - Douglas Horton The Weekend Challenge here on Weekly Prompts from partner GC and me is Scenic. Who amongst us does not enjoy taking the scenic route, it may take a little longer to reach journey's end, but how pleasurable the journey becomes. ... Continue Reading →
"I would not vote for the mayor. It's not just because he didn't invite me to dinner, but because on my way into town from the airport there were such enormous potholes." -- Fidel Castro A M O T O R I S T ' S W O R S T N I... Continue Reading →
This Saturday the weekend challenge from GC and me is What is it, and is the fourth in our mid-month What is it series. We would like you to publish part of a photograph that will leave your readers wondering what it could be. Alternatively, why not share a piece of writing but leave us guessing about what... Continue Reading →
"When everything seems against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it!"