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Friday Fiction-21 Dec 2018- OPTIMIST

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To read a moving tale from Rochelle Wisoff, please click here:

21 December 2018

Copyright – Adam Ickes

Sunny, who’s both feet had been amputated,  when he was four had long back accepted his disability and tried to be always happy lest grandma becomes sad, suddenly requested his grandma’ I want shoes! ‘
Grandma, who was taking him for a ride on his wheelchair, looked sadly at him.
‘ Don’t look so sad dear, I want them for my best friend, he cannot buy shoes and cannot play without them,’ said he.
Grandma lovingly showered blessings on him.
He laughed ‘ One day, with your blessings I am going to climb Mount Everest.

You want to bet?

(https://amaltaas.wordpress.com/2013/12/13/friday-fictioneers-13-december-2013-optimist)

Friday Fiction- Parents

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Friday Fiction Challenge hosted by Rochelle Wisoff

14 December 2018

Parents

What we couldn’t afford in childhood, so we wanted to give every opportunity to our children to pursue their hobby. 

They said music, we ran for the musical instruments.

They showed interest in DIY, we hurried for the toolkit.

They said computer we bought it.

They said world trotting; we were ready with the globe and maps.

Our son joined navy at 18 and daughter got married as soon as she finished studies.

We were left with all the items to look after.

Don’t have the heart to sell them.

Just have a good laugh when we are all together.

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #232 Foot&Mouth

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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #232 Foot&Mouth

Haiku- Foot, mouth

My foot in my mouth

Carol, I meant said parole

Instead, I wanna hide

 

 

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Mirth- Word of the Day

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Mirth- Word of the Day

we played hide and seek
with the giggles of their mirth
hiding place exposed
children are so delightful
remembering and smiling
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Mumbai Monsoon

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There was heavy rainfall last week,  rains have reduced, still on and off they come with vengeance in heavy bouts. It’s cloudy with strong winds blowing.  On Marine Drive its an occasion for the selfie lovers who in spite of the warning from the police department taking selfies DANADAN with pouts without inhibitions.

Long live Mumbaiyaas and their un-daunting spirit.

We are enjoying rains here which is scarce in Visakhapatnam.I’m also busy with my phone taking shot after shot.

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#Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 102 – Experience & Life

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#Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 102 – Experience & Life

Tanka- Experience, and Life

 when I look back at
 life full  experiences
where to go and share
everyone has its own
and if you are not famous
no one will pay any heed
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Limerick Challenge Week 49: Satire

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Limerick Challenge Week 49: Satire

They make lots of promises before the election
They forget everything after the election
Oh! these politicians
And their ambitions
Makes them bend over backwards to win the election
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Or- The Daily Prompt

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Or?

Do as I say OR

Bear the consequences

Threatened everyone

From parents to nature and God

I hated to be threatened

So broke every rule

And am

Suffering

The consequences

Now I have

Mellowed down

As I understand

Rules are

Not always

To dare you but

For your betterment

And discipline you

So better watch

Before saying no

Think carefully

Then accept and nod

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Google Images

 

 

 

Mystery: Weekly 13 Words Story!

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Mystery: Weekly 13 Words Story! Hosted by Anand.

Kutchi

The veil of mystery

Surrounded  the unknown

Explored properly

And mystery was gone

 

Five Sentence Fiction – Abandon

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Five Sentence Fiction – Abandon

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She watched her body lying on the floor like an abandoned house, her organs, heart, kidney, liver, all flying out one by one. Last to leave was her soul, looking despairingly at her.

‘Why are you all leaving me like this?’ She whined.

‘You have never respected and cared for this body, you took it for granted, and you forgot that it is an abode of God, you abused and misused it, you became a slave to your mind, you never listened to your conscience, your overindulgence in food and laziness had made us live inside it impossible.’

She woke up with a start; perspiring profusely; thank God; it was a dream, effect of all that junk food she ate last night, perhaps.

 

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