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Multiple word prompt short story – A Telling Off.

I love this little short short by Kristian so wanted to share it.

Tales from the mind of Kristian

FOWC with Fandango — Challenge

“I think it’s totally deplorable an attractive pink flush rose in her cheeks as she raised her voice “I only see you once a weekand yet where do you decide to take me? Your Mother’s house!”

He hemmed and hawed trying to defend himself in the face of this surprising onslaught. He couldn’t really say anything, she was absolutely right so he opened his mouth to say so, but she interrupted him.

“No, don’t try to dissemble, I’ve had quite enough of your excuses” she stamped her foot this time, to emphasise her words. “Just what are you going to do about it?”

This time she gave him room to speak.

“Ok, you’re right. I admit that taking you to my Mother’s is a pretty lousy thing to do on our one day a week together but I couldn’t think…

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Pursuing the Wild Prompt


Pursuing the Wild Prompt

This blog’s teeming with challenges by the day or week.
I seem to find a new one everywhere I seek.
This leads to combinations of words that are deplorable.
At times the stories that they tell, admittedly are horrible.
Still we keep on churning out this poetry and prose
using all these silly words that other people chose.
Why do we use these words that they give us fully blown?
Because the alternative is thinking up our own!


The prompts are week, challenge, teem and deplorable.  Here are the links: