Weekend Writing Prompt Momma’s Keepsake

AE172488-3B67-42EB-A09A-59C35667BB31“Don’t you dare throw out that dish,” Elaine screamed start Paul.

Paul looked over at his wife. “You’re not serious, right?” he asked.

“I’m deadly serious,” Elaine said. “That plate, the one with the portrait of JFK on it, was my mother’s most prized keepsake. We’re definitely keeping it.”

(49 words)


Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where the word is “keepsake” in exactly 49 words.9DA1106F-31D7-4DAD-9A57-50BACE663021Also for today’s Discover Prompt, “dish,” and Fandango’s One-Word Challenge, “portrait.”

Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #59

FFFCWelcome to “Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge.” Each week I will be posting a photo I grab off the internet and challenge bloggers to write a flash fiction piece or poem inspired by the photo. There are no style or word limits.

The image below is from JessicaGale at Morguefile.com.247B4FBB-2694-4BD5-AFB5-6C01A9B4E06DFor the visually challenged writer, the photo shows an empty roll of toilet paper with the words “Plan B?” hand printed on it in black ink.

If this week’s image inspires you and you wish to participate, please write your post, use the tag #FFFC, and link back to this post. I hope it will generate some great posts.

Thanks to all of you who have participated in these challenges. Your posts have been very creative. Please take a few minutes to read the other responses to this photo challenge.

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #58

FFFCWelcome to “Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge.” Each week I will be posting a photo I grab off the internet and challenge bloggers to write a flash fiction piece or poem inspired by the photo. There are no style or word limits.

The image below is from congerdesign at Pixabay.com.09F80558-A9E1-4AD4-BA2B-92D7EA04430FFor the visually challenged writer, the photo shows a number of simply drawn paper cutouts of people and houses with the people situated on and around the houses.

If this week’s image inspires you and you wish to participate, please write your post, use the tag #FFFC, and link back to this post. I hope it will generate some great posts.

Thanks to all of you who have participated in these challenges. Your posts have been very creative. Please take a few minutes to read the other responses to this photo challenge.

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #57

FFFCWelcome to “Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge.” Each week I will be posting a photo I grab off the internet and challenge bloggers to write a flash fiction piece or poem inspired by the photo. There are no style or word limits.

The image below is from the Tama66 at Pixabay.com.2F2BD7B2-0CC8-408A-A573-BC42498E9797For the visually challenged writer, the photo is of the ornate entrance to large, brick mansion at night.

If this week’s image inspires you and you wish to participate, please write your post, use the tag #FFFC, and link back to this post. I hope it will generate some great posts.

Thanks to all of you who have participated in these challenges. Your posts have been very creative. Please take a few minutes to read the other responses to this photo challenge.

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #56

FFFCWelcome to “Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge.” Each week I will be posting a photo I grab off the internet and challenge bloggers to write a flash fiction piece or poem inspired by the photo. There are no style or word limits.

The image below is from the Brainsparker app for iOS.6025AFD5-E24B-4E90-8AAC-05DFCDBDDCCBFor the visually challenged writer, the photo shows looking down the center of many flights of stairs.

If this week’s image inspires you and you wish to participate, please write your post, use the tag #FFFC, and link back to this post. I hope it will generate some great posts.

Thanks to all of you who have participated in these challenges. Your posts have been very creative. Please take a few minutes to read the other responses to this photo challenge.

Please create a pingback to this post or manually add your link in the comments.