Friday Fiction – Hush My Child

He stood alone, the last of his kind, gentling cradling his child, the last hope for his people, now scared and hungry and too tired to go on. He felt much the same way himself, how did this come to pass? He stood surrounded by an army of faceless mechanoids, the air filled with smoke, and the buzz of a hundred thousand drones.

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Everyday Inspiration: Day 15 – Take a Cue

“Remember when we asked you to collect post suggestions from your readers? Write today’s post based on one of these ideas. If possible, mention the person who gave you the idea and link to their blog.” I know I just hit 50, but am I already slipping into my dotage? I honestly don’t remember asking…

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Everyday Inspiration: Day 14 – Re Create a Single Day.

There are so many days I could re create, some good some bad, they are probably more interesting to read for other, but I just bring myself to write about some of them. Death, murder, intrigue. I spoke of betrayal and infidelity the other day, but today I would prefer to write about something else.…

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Everyday Inspiration: Day 11 – virtual coffee date

If we were having coffee right now… We would most likely be still complaining about how cold it has been and why hasn’t the warmer weather appeared, Spring started over a week ago. And then warm our hands on the mugs of freshly brewed coffee. Talk of plans for the weekend and an upcoming birthday. 50….where…

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Everyday Inspiration, Day 8 – Write a letter

Write a letter, an old-fashioned letter is today’s prompt. I’m blank, truly and honestly blank. So I used that as my inspiration… “Dear Brain, Please wake up, as much as I want to create pretty pictures, and let’s face it Muse covers most of that part off, I also want to write. Not just scratching…

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Everyday Inspiration, Day 4 – A story in a single image

We were given 4 images to choose from and to pick one to write about what it conjures for us, or from us. I am the queen of single image story telling…well I would like to think so. This image is no different, really, although I didn’t take the photo. Instead of letting the picture tell…

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Share Your World – August 29th, 2017

Cee’s back, and while I really enjoyed Emilio taking the reigns, I am glad Cee is back as well. Perhaps Emilio can have a guest spot every now and then, just to make things fun, and really keep us on our toes? What would constitute a “perfect” day for you? Any day that I have a…

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Brooke Shaden’s 15 Day Content Creation Challenge, Part 2

Last week I explained the current Brooke Shaden 15 Day Content Creation Challenge and shared five new pieces created for it, this week another five images. I must confess to feeling a little burnt out this week, it has been a busy few months, and to be honest possibly not the greatest time to jump…

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A word about my YouTube Channel

I don’t really have an ‘In the studio’ today, as last weekend was all about the Pixel Sisters workshop, so jump on over there to read more in depth about our Floral Fantasy Workshop. Today I thought I might share something a little different, are you aware that I have a Youtube channel? I know…

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Tuesday’s Textures – Same, same but different

Now I am pretty sure I have featured this first image before, I am in fact quite proud of it, so simple yet profound at the same time. Some people found it depressing and others found the same image uplifting.   I had a thought occur to me several days ago, for giving it a…

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