Twittering Tales — Inspiration Wall

1E0EBFD7-3E2E-4323-83B6-BC541C874B33 It was her inspiration wall. Whenever she went to a curio shop or an antiques fair, which was quite often, she would buy wooden plaques with inspirational sayings on them. She would pour herself a glass of wine, sit opposite her wall, wonder why she felt so uninspired, and cry.

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Written for today’s Twittering Tales prompt from Kat Myrman. Photo credit: Mikechie Esparagoza at

22 thoughts on “Twittering Tales — Inspiration Wall

  1. Sadje October 15, 2019 / 6:05 am

    Sometimes the inspiration doesn’t come from outside.

    Liked by 2 people

    • Fandango October 15, 2019 / 8:49 am

      Thanks for the link. I missed it because I haven’t gone through my reader.

      Liked by 1 person

  2. Laura October 15, 2019 / 6:47 pm

    So much powerful emotion packed into a short passage. You’ve really worked a story here that touches your readers. 💛

    Liked by 1 person

  3. annieasksyou October 16, 2019 / 5:28 am

    I agree with the above comments, Fandango. This was deeply moving—quite an accomplishment in such a brief piece.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. leigha66 October 16, 2019 / 6:12 pm

    You captured the hopelessness of depression splendidly here. Great job!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Kat Myrman October 20, 2019 / 7:34 pm

    So very real Fandango. I can relate. Words can’t fix depression. Nice tale.

    Liked by 1 person

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