Tag Archives: Daily Prompt

Flavor #32

A local ice cream parlor invites you to create a new wacky flavor. It needs to channel the very essence of your personality. What’s in it? **UPDATE: 216 spam comments caught for this post alone to-date. Amazing.** There were a … Continue reading

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Seasonal Scents

 S’mores, salty ocean breezes, veggie burgers on the grill, sweaty people on the bus — what’s the smell you associate the most with summer? As a child, I could list at least a dozen scents reminiscent of the greatest season … Continue reading

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Groundhog Week

If you could relive the past week, would you? Would you change anything? I don’t like complications. I don’t like Billy Murray. I don’t like the way they yank that poor, defenseless gopher from his burrow each February 2 and … Continue reading

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Longest Day of 2014

So, today will be the longest day of the year, and this year I can say with some truth that I’m as happy about this annual fact as I have been in all the years past. The mark of summer … Continue reading

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Verbal Tick

Daily Prompt Is there a word or a phrase you use (or overuse) all the time, and are seemingly unable to get rid of? If not, what’s the one that drives you crazy when others use it? Maybe yeah. When … Continue reading

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City Planners

If you could clone one element from another city you’ve visited — a building, a cultural institution, a common street food, etc. — and bring it back to your own hometown, what would it be? The heat & humidity of … Continue reading

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Antique Antics

What’s the oldest thing you own? (Toys, clothing, twinkies, Grecian urns: anything’s fair game.) Recount its history — from the object’s point of view. I’m a superstitious person, and I’m here at WP to get over myself in a few … Continue reading

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