Do you recycle? If so, what do you recycle? If not, why not? “Targets spotted,” Anne says softly. She sends the feed from her scanner directly to the visual processor in my cybernetic brain. Three men in tailored suits exit the sedan that has just pulled up to the transfer station. The scanner highlights their … Continue reading Prompt 244-Recycling
*inhales deeply* What is this? Air flowing through BOTH nostrils uninhibited? Lungs free and clear to be filled with beautiful spring air? I made it through an entire day without needing even a small catnap? Can this be? Dare I say it? Yes! My cold is gone! Over! Finito! And all it cost me was … Continue reading Oh To Be Human Again!
Do you have any piercings? Do you like them on other people? Does it matter where they are? I’ve had my ears pierced since I was a kid. I actually had to have them re-pierced once because they had closed up and I wanted to wear earrings again. It’s kind of funny because my right … Continue reading Prompt 243-Piercings
Prompt 241: How clean is your house right now? My house (still slightly surreal to say that, my house) is moderately clean. That is to say, it is far from immaculate but nowhere near landfill. I like to think I do a decent job of keeping it presentable. I clean as I go for the … Continue reading Prompts 241-242
What do you think the biggest cultural differences are between your generation and your parents’ generation? Todd found Fae on the surface of their headquarters staring up at the night sky. It had changed since he was a kid. New constellations formed and deformed as the Empress’s fleet orbited the planet, not stars shining down … Continue reading Prompt 240-Generation Gap
Hello followers and new visitors alike! You may be asking yourself, "Why does this look like a Sunday update post instead of the daily prompt I signed up to read?" An excellent query, savvy reader! You see, last night I could not stop sneezing. Being that it's April in the northeast I assumed allergies and … Continue reading Sneezing & Coughing & Sniffles, Oh My!
Do you use coupons? Coupons are those things I always mean to check for before I go grocery shopping and then never do. I get them after almost all of my transactions at my local grocery store, you would think I would just leave them in my purse to use for next time, but no. … Continue reading Prompt 239-Coupons
Happy Sunday, friends! How is your weekend going? Nice weather for you? It's beautiful here in CT. I did a bunch of stuff around the house. My mom came to visit us for the first time since we moved in (back in November). Apparently that was the right amount motivation to convince me to unpack … Continue reading The Final Box
There is a strong current trend among kids to read comic books or graphic novels instead of regular books. What do you think about that? Ok, here we go. What do I think about that? What do I think about that?! *cracks knuckles* I think it’s pretty friggin awesome is what I think. Stories come … Continue reading Prompt 238-Regular Books
What do you want more out of life: happiness or success? This is one of those questions that always frustrates me because I feel like I have to analyze it from every angle before I can come to a decision. I was complaining about it to my friend earlier this week because I couldn’t think … Continue reading Prompt 237-Happiness or Success