Over the weekend, we explored different ways to love. Today, tell us about the most unconventional love in your life. She noticed him as soon as he walked into the bar. There was a sudden lowering of voices, the other girls were quiet, their eyes down, and she saw that … Continue reading Daily Prompt: Unconventional Love
"You are free now, O, said Anne-Marie. We can remove your rings, the collar, the cuffs, erase your mark. You have diamonds, you can go back home." O did not cry, did not complain. She did not reply to Anne-Marie. "But if you want, Anne-Marie added, you can stay." Pauline Réage ~ Retour à Roissy … Continue reading Of freedom and slavery
Angles You are working in our study, and for now you are on your own, in a space we share. On the wide oak table are the latest photographs we have made: you, me, us, in different angles, seized in the slow motion of time arrested, provocative and yet romantic pictures of lovers... You are choosing those … Continue reading #FiveSentenceFiction: Angles
If you could be someone else for a day, who would you be, and why? If that seems too easy, try this one: who would you like to have spend a day as you and what do you hope they’d learn from the experience? You know I want to be you, for a day, for us to … Continue reading Daily Prompt: Freaky Friday
To Susan His dedication to his work is exemplary, and he is admired by colleagues and friends. But in the depth of his heart he hides a wonderful secret, a secret always present, as he works through the day. Only he - and the one who shares his life - know the secret: it is … Continue reading #FiveSentenceFiction: Paradise
This feeling of emptiness is new to me. Helena is now collared, in a scene I have rewritten three times, and am still not totally happy with. Such is a writer's fate. I enjoyed the story - not sure anyone else will, is they get a chance to read it that is - but I … Continue reading Aftermath
That evening I felt like going clubbing. That little place, near Mayfair, is just right for an intimate evening: good music, soft lights, good company, fabulous drinks. I take my senior sub Amanda, Manda for her Miss, with me. But, wait a minute, have we met before? Maybe not, so, let me introduce myself… My … Continue reading Mistress G goes clubbing…
I am really excited by Gillian’s announcement - so much so that I re-blogged her post! On my one attempt at the genre I sought and receive some comments from that most creative of bloggers… Which decided me to rewrite it, perhaps as a teaser before a submission, he says, pondering. For now, a lady friend, … Continue reading #BlogMeMaybe: May 21 – May I tell you something about writing?