Ragtag Daily Prompts: Incompetent, November 15, 2019

While the rest of the court huddled in the throne room, le comte des deux chats, GarGar stood on the adjoining balcony surveying the crowds in the plaza below. The king sat on his beautiful, gilded, jewel-encrusted throne, dozing peacefully. Princess Pirouette stood out among those gathered because she appeared to be the only nobleContinue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompts: Incompetent, November 15, 2019”

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Ragtag Daily Prompts: Embellish, November 13, 2019

Every time the grown-ups gathered, talk would inevitably turn to the old tire swing that they played on when they were kids. With the telling of their stories, the swing was embellished with greater and greater attributes. At this point, it could take you to the very rooftops of the neighborhood. Upon hearing these stories,Continue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompts: Embellish, November 13, 2019”

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Ragtag Daily Prompts: Bravery, November 11, 2019 (Veteran’s Day)

Famous for their bravery, dogs will lay down their lives to protect those that they love. Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 #Ragtag Daily Prompts #RDP #Bravery

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Ragtag Daily Prompts Punch, November 9, 2019

“One of these days, Monica!” Shouted Karl. God knows, he wanted to punch his wife right in the face, but he wasn’t prepared to face the consequences for such an act. “One of these days!” Maxwell watched the two humans square off. This is more fun than bear baiting, he thought to himself. “Go ahead, Monica!”Continue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompts Punch, November 9, 2019”

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Ragtag Daily Prompts: Sabotage, November 8, 2019

The Palace had been on high alert soon after the wedding announcement. Fears of sabotage materialized when a bomb, expertly placed, exploded at one of the gates. The device was deployed shortly before dawn. Several severe burns were reported by the Royal Guards, but mercifully there were no fatalities. #Ragtag Daily Prompts #RDP #Sabotage  

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Ragtag Daily Prompts: Pomp, November 5, 2019

As Princess Pirouette progressed into the ballroom, two musicians proceeded her. One played a lute, the other a flute. She wore a white satin gown, over which was draped diaphanous veils, giving her the appearance of a blissful cloud floating across an otherwise blue sky. Three paces behind her walked a tenor who sang: Princess Pirouette!Continue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompts: Pomp, November 5, 2019”

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Ragtag Daily Prompts: Duende, November 4, 2019

Maxwell paused at the front door of the Snapjaw residence. Taking a moment to take stock of the new body he now inhabited, he was well pleased. As there was a cold wind blowing, he was especially happy with his thick fur coat. The sharp claws and teeth were an added bonus. I think I’mContinue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompts: Duende, November 4, 2019”

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Ragtag Daily Prompts: Egregious, November 3, 2019

The first time Monica Snapjaw ever tasted Silopan tea, she gagged. The bitter fluid burned her esophagus as it made its way to her stomach. A single drop went down the wrong pipe, and she began to cough until she nearly vomited. The last cogent thought that went through Monica’s mind before the effects ofContinue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompts: Egregious, November 3, 2019”

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