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Exercising the craft—May 3, 2021

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: “But our favorite thing was the ghost.” https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2021/04/30/the-ghost/ ***** Joe grabbed a plate and a hot dog bun and reached for the tongs to pick a dog off the grill. Just then, someone elbowed him in the side. “Ow,” he exclaimed, dropping the tongs. They fell with a clatter, and… Continue reading Exercising the craft—May 3, 2021

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Exercising the craft—April 19, 2021

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: In a quiet town in the middle of nowhere, a peculiar landmark rests at the center: a stone tower that goes so high, you can’t see the top. It is said to contain countless riches and powerful monsters. https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2021/04/15/stone-tower/ ***** Elder Rockwell folded his arms tight across his chest as… Continue reading Exercising the craft—April 19, 2021

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Exercising the craft—April 5, 2021

By Ekta R. Garg Prompt: She was watching from the window of the house on the hill… https://promptuarium.wordpress.com/2021/04/01/house-on-the-hill-2/ ***** “Hello. This is a courtesy call from the public health department…” Daisy pressed the landline phone to her ear as she watched the procession from the window of the house on the hill. Even now, 15… Continue reading Exercising the craft—April 5, 2021

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Writers’ showcase, March 29, 2021

(Just…wow.) ***** (This is so sad. Sometimes men and society at large don’t understand the sacrifices women must make to follow their true calling.) https://www.wow-womenonwriting.com/downloads/printable/98-FE1-Fall20Contest-Sally-Basmajian.html ***** (Genius, start to finish.) https://www.craftliterary.com/2021/01/22/consult-your-doctor-amanda-mcleod/# ***** (Another bit of melancholy and, possibly, foreshadowing.) https://literallystories2014.com/2019/04/04/end-home-by-david-henson/