Category Archive: One Minute Writer

Aug 14 2012

Alternate Universe – Friday Fiction

The prompt: http://oneminutewriter.blogspot.com/2012/08/todays-writing-prompt-alternate.html             The contemplation of the multiverse begins over a cup of coffee. I opt to add a bit of milk which I carefully pour from a crystal creamer I inherited from my great-grandmother. Odd, I went to school for a short while with a girl named Crystal Creamer. …

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Jul 30 2012

Armor (Friday Fiction: One Minute Writer)

(Written from the point of view of a character in my Existence series.)               You want to know about armor? I’m the master. I have worn every type of armor ever conceived. The purpose of armor is to keep one from getting hurt.             Maybe that’s why armor went out of fashion. There’s no …

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Jun 24 2012

One Minute for Teeth

One Minute for Teeth               Crunch, scrape, plink, plink, and swoosh. Davis listened as his rake moved back and forth over the freshly fallen autumn leaves. He was glad that the forecast had been wrong last night about the predicted rain. Wet leaves would be gloppy. The teeth of his rake had no desire …

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May 14 2012

Writing Prompt- Water

FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2012 http://oneminutewriter.blogspot.com/ prompt Writing Prompt: Water What is the greatest use for water (other than as a beverage, on its own)?   (The following is written from the point of view of Xavier, a fictional character from the Existence series.)               Xavier glanced at the writing prompt on the screen and …

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May 10 2012

Writing Prompt: Health care

TUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2012 http://oneminutewriter.blogspot.com/ prompt Today’s Writing Prompt: Health care Write about one change that would improve your country’s health care system.     The change I would make would not be an easy one. My change would be to make a system. People talk about the system being broken, but what system is …

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May 09 2012

Fiction: Belt

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2012 http://oneminutewriter.blogspot.com/ prompt  Friday Fiction: Belt Write a brief bit of fiction using the prompt “Belt.”     His fingers moved to his belt buckle. He caressed the cool metal three times, enjoying watching her eyes as they locked on to his fingers. He gave the leather a small tug, releasing it from …

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May 08 2012

Writing Prompt: Secret

THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2012 http://oneminutewriter.blogspot.com/ prompt  Writing Prompt: Secret Tell us a secret.     Here’s a secret. A few years back there was an email forward, or Myspace mail forward, whatever it was- that had a list of secrets. I copied it and kept it. Every now and then I use one of the secrets …

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May 07 2012

Friday Fiction: Kiss

FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2012 http://oneminutewriter.blogspot.com/ prompt Friday Fiction: Kiss Write a brief bit of fiction using the prompt “Kiss.”               He sat at the bar watching as she twirled on the dance floor. That sparkling red dress of hers had the most daring slits he had ever seen. Mark had told him that the …

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May 06 2012

Friday Fiction: Vine

I found this great site: http://oneminutewriter.blogspot.com/ I decided to try a few of the prompts. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2012 Friday Fiction: Vine Write a brief bit of fiction using the prompt “Vine.”                 The hog pulled up in front of the biker bar. The rider was shorter than the other men who …

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