Royal

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/03/21/your-daily-word-prompt-royal-march-21-2019/ Looking for feedback from those following June and Nigel. Are you finding the story engaging, interesting or other? I’m asking because I’m not sure whether to continue with their saga. Let me know what you think. Royal flush. Nigel grinned. They’d settled into a late night card game by firelight and he found June […]

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Hither

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/03/20/your-daily-word-prompt-hither-march-20-2019/ So, Nigel concluded, one or both were leaving clues, strategically at that, nothing hither and thither about this.  They indicated direction and perhaps more importantly, offered more important incite into what was happening.  Nigel’s mind was working overtime.  Book, marginal additions, camera.  “Let’s stop, take a breather.  I have an idea.” “Ok.”  Intrigued, June […]

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Besmirch

Your Daily Word Prompt – Besmirch – March 19, 2019 Whatever Jackson was embroiled in, it seemed he was in over his head.  She doubted he’d shared his concerns with Roland probably in a misguided attempt to protect Roland’s reputation, not besmirch it … whatever IT was. Since she couldn’t picture him knowingly becoming involved in […]

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Untitled

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/03/18/your-daily-word-prompt-fidelity-march-18-2019/ June’s fidelity and allegiance to her family was admirable. He knew about fidelity. He’d lived it both on and off the force and it was a commendable quality in his books. “Two idea came to mind early on.  Either Jackson was playing a prank that got out of hand, or someone has enemies.  Since […]

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Armour

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/03/17/your-daily-word-prompt-armor-march-17-2019/ Nigel was a little surprised at June’s openness and candour. All the reports he’d read indicated she had strong barriers and armour, (which he’d been privy to during their first encounter) no doubt a self defence mechanism. She’d was a well known artist in the art world, often in the spotlight and had drawn […]

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Knight

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/03/13/your-daily-word-prompt-knight-march-13-2019/ The smirk on Nigel’s face was equally amusing and annoying. She wasn’t in need of a knight to come to her rescue, she’d been taught by the best, knew her way around and was more than likely as capable at traversing the unknown as Nigel was.  It was obvious he thought differently.  If he […]

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Treasure

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/03/12/your-daily-word-prompt-treasure-march-12-2019/ So many moments in life to treasure, it’s difficult to know where to begin and of course, life’s journey holds something different and uniquely special to each of us. It could be the birth of a child, a special person friend confident, a lover, partner, a parent, a grandparent that encompasses a truly special […]

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Double meaning?

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/07/your-daily-word-prompt-equivoque-february-7-2019/ June tried valiantly to overcome the excitement coursing through her veins. Roland’s notebook was valuable to him, always had been. He’d never hiked without one, recording memories of what he’d seen, where he’d been, moments of value. Only then would he take out his camera and begin snapping pictures which sometimes correlated with his […]

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Auspicious – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/27/your-daily-word-prompt-auspicious-february-27-2019/ I couldn’t resist! Too funny! I’m curious how many others have shared an auspicious occasion, a moment in time ripe with optimism and excitement at the possibilities ahead whether it be in life writing having an article or book published perhaps that moment you are expecting a proposal or the news you are expecting […]

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Untitled

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/26/your-daily-word-prompt-Fascinate-february-26-2019/ I’ve always loved learning, experiencing different ways to make that happen. I could have been a professional student, truth be told. When I was a kid, I’d save every penny to buy comic books. You guessed it, Spike Lee featured hugely. I had every comic book printed for years. I was totally fascinated with […]

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Abroad – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/25/your-daily-word-prompt-abroad-february-25-2019/ Just a quick note to let you know I’ve had the flue and been quite sick for a month or more. This is the oddest flue I’ve ever had. It settled into my hip and the pain was unbearable at times, unable to lay down or sit. My daughter recently went to the States […]

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Passion – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/14/your-daily-word-prompt-passion-february-14-2019/ Isabella stood in the gallery observing both the patrons and the artwork. The delight on their faces was obvious. They loved what they saw. Many were gesturing with excitement. Whoever the artist was, his passion was on display observable to all and it obviously spoke to many. Every painting depicted an indescribable depth of […]

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Sentiment – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/12/your-daily-word-prompt-sentiment-february-12-2019/ Jonathan knew there was no place for sentiment in business and he’d had to harden his heart more than once in order to finish the job according to specs even though he’d have opted for other alternatives. This time, however, sentiment was going to win out. This was his home town where he’d grown […]

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Untitled

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/11/your-daily-word-prompt-infatuation-february-11-2019/ Stella’s infatuation for Harold had known no bounds. In her early teens, she’d done everything she could to procure his attention. Looking back at the ripe old age of 29 she was somewhat chagrined. More so now that the police had contacted her for a meet relating to Harold. Staring off into space she […]

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Enchantment – Sheryl’s Daily Post

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/10/your-daily-word-prompt-enchantment-february-10-2019/ The beauty and fragrance of the garden around the cottage filled her with enchantment. Bold vibrant colours, a plethora of aromas, an appealing old world cottage – the setting bewitched her as her eyes roamed from one delight to the next. Behind the cottage down a slight embankment sat a beautiful pristine lake that […]

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Equivogue – Sheryl’s DailyPrompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/07/your-daily-word-prompt-equivoque-february-7-2019/ At first June was ecstatic at finding Roland’s notebook stuffed into the hole of the tree. If she hadn’t stopped in that exact spot to rest, she’d never have found it. Really, it was nothing short of miraculous. But someone wasn’t playing fair. His notes had been ripped and torn as though in anger. […]

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Puzzlement

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/02/06/your-daily-word-prompt-puzzlement-february-6-2019/ June expressed puzzlement. How did they get to this place? When? What happened? The house was divided everyone seeking refuge in their own thoughts with no one acknowledging the reality of the situation. A loved one had simply vanished and the authorities were no clearer about what happened than they were, information sketchy at […]

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Inviting- Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/01/29/your-daily-word-prompt-inviting-january-29-2019/ Blair didn’t know what to expect.  He’d heard all manor of strange rumours regarding the woman now living in the old mansion.  Whether sponsored due to lack of knowledge, jealousy, or on nothing, if half the rumours were true, she was an oddity.  No matter, he had a job to do.  He’d been hired […]

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Marvelous – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/01/25/your-daily-word-prompt-marvelous-january-25-2019/ The birth of a child And then they smiled A baby’s first steps In a world so complex Vistas that truly astonish About which many sonnets Are written beauty lauded From mighty peaks exalted Marvelous moments shared With friends, our souls bared Opening our hearts assured We’re cherished valued secure

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Associate – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

Sometimes an association made by drawing a parallel with or connection to a certain individual – and one that immediately brings negative thoughts to mind – only comes to light and pops into our thought process later in life. As an example, your beautiful firstborn child is either about to be bornor you’ve waited until […]

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Ideology – Sheryl’s Daily Prompt

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2019/01/15/your-daily-word-prompt-ideology-january-15-2019/ “Recent thoughts on what ideology stands for or relates to suggests  ideology is a coherent system of ideas based on a few basic assumptions about reality that may or may not have any factual basis. Ideas become ideologies (or become coherent, repeated patterns) through the subjective ongoing choices that people make, serving as the […]

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