Brewha or Brouhaha

This is a story I wrote for one of my Goodreads groups, which has monthly writing contests. I participate once in awhile for fun and to keep up on my writing. The poster provides prompts or words, and the writer comes up with a story in any genre, except erotica, between 750 to 1000 words. This was my September’s Candid […]

Inspiration, Writing, Humor, and Stories

I won’t be posting for a good month, so I thought I’d leave you with some food for thought, a little dabble in writing, and something to do if you’re completely bored. Inspiration “When you do not know what to choose, show total involvement in everything. Then life will choose, and it is never wrong.” Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev “Some people […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 8

Well, this is the last of our stories. I hope you’ve been enjoying them thus far. Please don’t hesitate to share these stories and/or contact the writers. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQ9nQNx0KEs] Sing to the Wind… As he stumbled into the poorly-lit tavern, Lucien spared a moment to reflect on just how badly the last few days had treated him. He hadn’t been […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 7

I hope you all have been enjoying these stories. The participation was surprising. Please feel free to share or comment on any of these stories. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAK9Pj5-QXY] The Push I had made him cry. Now he was gone. Just the thought makes me shiver, although it must be in the mid-80s. The barista looks at me like I’m crazy when […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 6

This is a continuation with the prompt to write a short story based on lyrics, no longer than 1500 words. If you watch the video, it offers a better understanding of the story. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NctDndTr6i0] Ace was just a little over two years old when he first heard John Lennon’ song “Imagine.” He was already recognized as a precocious child, […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 5

Week five and still going strong. This is a continuation with the prompt to write a short story based on lyrics, no longer than 1500 words. If you watch the video, it offers a better understanding of the story. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TcJ-wNmazHQ] The Brexit Conspiracy In 2010, the Conservative Party barely won the British general election, and were obliged to enter […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 4

I hope you’ve enjoyed the stories up to this point. We are still continuing with the prompt to write a short story, no longer than 1500 words, based on lyrics from your favorite song. Watch the videos so you have a better understanding of the story. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zV0x7hKkKas] Faded Memories It’s almost midnight on a Saturday, and the young girl, […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 3

We are continuing our stories based on song lyrics. The prompt was to write a short story, no longer than 1500 words, based on lyrics from your favorite song. Watch the videos so you have a better understanding of the story. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMVBP_0OOZY] Staring into the fridge, her eyes narrowed. She’d grown to appreciate his sidestepping the chores. It strangely […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt- Part 2

Another week of short stories. For those who didn’t join us last week, I’ll be posting short stories submitted for the Baer Books Press writing prompt. The prompt was to write a short story, no longer than 1500 words, based on lyrics from your favorite song. There are a few expletives in the latter story. Watch the videos so you […]

Stories Based on Song Lyrics Writing Prompt

Today, I’m excited to introduce you to the first set of stories created from song lyrics. I provided the writing prompt for writers to search their favorite lyrics and base a story on it. These lyrics may or may not be their favorites, but they’re definitely impressive. I’ve placed the video before the story, so you can listen and get […]