Category: Picture it and write

  • Another toadstool!

    Last three to four weeks we had unusual weather. It was still just over 20 degrees C which is quite hot for this time of year. We also had a lot of rain too.   The warm weather brought two cyclones. Cyclone Debbie was the first one and less than a week it was followed by […]


  • Picture it and write: Enough is enough “This won’t work!  Enough is enough!” Allan thought when he saw all the fish along the shore line. He could see dead fish. Some were still wriggling a bit but that would not last for long. Allan, who relied on catching fish for a living was very upset. He knew who were responsible […]

  • Picture it and write: Broken

    Visit: Suddenly a clap of thunder sounded through the house. Kim woke up from her daydreams. She felt frightened and did not want to move from her rocking chair. She could hear no wind blowing and see no clouds drifting by through the window. What could it be? Kim slowly got up. She had […]

  • Cut the crap! Picture it and write

    Nearing the end of the year reminded me of times that had not been as straight as a road with dotted lines. Mishaps happen. Time changes. I went to see my family. Worst thing I could have done. I did not inform them that I was on my way, let alone that I wanted to […]

  • Revenge. Picture it and write

    She had been as fit as a fiddle. Ready for her fight that night. She thought of all the hate and hurt she had in her life. Her contestant was her biggest enemy since her affair with her fiance. That night would be her revenge. She was dressed in special winning colors. Green was her […]

  • Wrong dice : Picture it and write

    The wrong dice The dice did not fall in the right places! Shame on the dealers. Katy had never been very lucky when it came to gambling. She thought that she would try it for the last time and then never do it again if she lost. It was time for the usual evening “gambling”session […]

  • Swords: Picture it and write

    “What happened to me? Why are all these Roman swords around my seat?” Laelia could not believe it. She remembered walking down Main Street with her friends. Suddenly everything went black as if she was pulled down a long tunnel. Down, down she went. She closed her eyes and it felt as if she was […]

  • The map : Picture it and Write 74

    The gang leader decided that he was going to do something to shock the community. He knew they hated him for the ways he used to eliminate people and animals. It felt good to him when he thought back of all the occasions he used his gang members to do the job for him. Looking […]

  • Brute force : Picture it and write – 71.

    Rover thought: “ Those humans think they know what brute force is! I’ll show them something today.” Rover was a placid loving black dog. He loved to run around chasing birds and sometimes stray cats too. His master liked to take him out for long walks. Rover hated one thing. He hated it when his […]

  • Roots in the desert : Picture it & Write no 69

    Roots in the desert? Original image found here: My story Impossible, this could not be real Luke thought. Traveling the Namib desert brought a lot of bad luck to the group of tourists. They used a rented camper van to tour the desert. First bad luck, the camper van  had a flat tyre. Lucky […]

  • Sparkling night sky : Picture it and write 67

    Have a look at The photo The  3 hikers were tired and felt lost. They did not know where they were. The sky was dark, they could only see a shimmering of stars through the tree tops. They kept on walking. Suddenly there was an opening and they stood on the edge of a high […]

  • Something fishy. Picture it and write

    Visit Ermilia to find the rules of this flash fiction: Original image found at The Design Work. Something fishy. “Grandma! Mum! Dad! Where are you?” Sally was very excited. She had to find her parents and grandma. “Ooooo I have a wonderful surprise for them,” she thought. Grandpa took Sally fishing early that morning. […]