#FF — While you were gone…

PHOTO PROMPT © Rochelle Wisoff-Fields This image sings that every picture has a story. Each memento, a rationale. Every cubicle is filled with paper-thin but feeling-rich associations. They are put in their proper places, one by one. They wait patiently until they are chosen in a moment for their keeper’s positive regard. Yet even the…

#FF — Monday’s Red Rose

Monday’s Red Rose It started with Monday’s red rose left on my doorstep. I smiled, wondering who my secret admirer was. On Tuesday, I arrived home and found a box of high-priced chocolate truffles, kept cool with an ice pack. One melted on my tongue as my imagination wandered again as to my admirer. Each…

#FF — Beating Bright

PHOTO PROMPT © Na’ama Yehuda April’s cloud blankets served to keep us in our caves, vicariously monitoring life through fogged panes of glass and pixelated screens. The second winter of covid had been harsh, perhaps harsher than the first, as our views focused on celebrities hurling dung at each other in courtrooms and maniacs with…

#FF — Emergency

PHOTO PROMPT © Ted Strutz It started with ringing in his ears. Then sledgehammers pounded his head as he lay down to sleep. He’d awaken at midnight, screams bouncing between his ears. Each morning he was more tired. He sipped coffee and looked out of his window at the city landscape. At first it was…

#FF — The Finder

PHOTO PROMPT © Carole Erdman-Grant Picasso’s the finder one contacts when they need the surging thrill of adding another piece to their collections. Picasso learned the biz as go-fer for Sergio Lazar. She and Lazar are now lovers. This gives her access to O’Keefe, the space truck she travels in, scouting the galaxy for treasure….

#FF — Promise Fulfilled

PHOTO PROMPT © Dale Rogerson It rested under a snowbank in a quiet subdivision all Winter. April’s sun brought it, along with Spring, slowly into view. Wet pavestones gleamed support for the motion. Even its blue shadow seemed to be smiling. At midday, a checkered cab pulled up to the curb. Two small, booted feet…

#FF — You’ve Been Served

PHOTO PROMPT © David Stewart They ordered from the screen’s menu, on the red phone. A bell dinged when it arrived. A panel whooshed open to reveal a banquet of sorts for them. They wolfed calories as if famished. Eating and sex were the only activities available, so they engaged in both with focus. Their…