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The Tree

…..the below “story snippet” was inspired by and written for my linocut print entitled “The Tree” – it was written using the following word prompts: challenge, forest, full moon, grab, hidden, midsummer, night, pause, race, scream, solid, trap, utter, waver, … Continue reading

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the faerie’s dance

….the words this week came from Deb in the Peppermint Creek Collective’s 51st Scavenger Hunt Game….. …here are Deb’s irresistible 15 words: anniversary, home, snow, cast, stocking, feather, fairy, wispy, sparkle, glass, wee, river, stripe, time, spirit…. …..and here’s the … Continue reading

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the prophesy

I can’t resist the challenge of a new set of words. When Eveline chose 15 wonderful words for Etsy’s 85th Trendsetting Treasury Scavenger Hunt game, I had to write a story using all of her words…. Sometimes I just can’t … Continue reading

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The Golden Web

Legends told she was a weaver of the fates of men. As small child she was aware of her power. She felt it when she picked up her first spindle. Whenever she warped her loom the town shrieked and shuttered. … Continue reading

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Her Secret Garden

She would enter it through her dreams, under the fullnesss of the luminous moon, past the cloud of swirling blue winged butterflies, past the snow queen fairy with her tawny sparrow, beyond the castle fields… lay her secret garden… To … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Locket…..the tale continues…

Once she found the locket, she knew she had to open it. Inside was a picture of the forest maiden Nim, fast asleep in a desolate wood. She knew she needed to find Nim and wake her. She knew that … Continue reading

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Tell Me A Tale

“Tell me a tale,” she said. For she knew of my stories, the ones that became alive, the ones that became real. I warned her the danger. “I don’t care,” she said, “I need an adventure” And so I began. … Continue reading

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