THE FOOD GATHERER

“Please be careful.” Jessica begged her husband. “Don’t worry. I’d be collecting harvest leftovers this time. They’d only wilt and decay otherwise. This should not be too risky.” Peter replied, shuddering at the remembrance of the nearly fatal run a week ago. He slung his sack over his shoulders and cast a look upon theirContinue reading “THE FOOD GATHERER”

ONE MORNING

The following story was written in response to the Bloggy Moms Writers’ Workshop for this week – “This week’s prompt involves music. Think about that story that’s been on your mind. Think about your main character, or maybe a side character. Think about the story itself, or maybe just a pivotal scene in the story.Continue reading “ONE MORNING”

FOR WANT OF A PORRIDGE

I. Loud voices interrupted her sleep. Goldilocks woke up with a start, quite irritated, at such rude awakening. She was just about to yell when realization of where she was dawned upon her. She sat up on the bed and saw with horrified eyes three furry heads rushing from the door. She bolted out ofContinue reading “FOR WANT OF A PORRIDGE”