Suprise Me

One Step at a Time by
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(58 Stories)

Prompted By Recipes

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(Mom) was drawn to challenging recipes.  With mixed results.  Her sardine pie became the stuff of family legend, firmly anchoring the bottom end of the results scale.
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A Story In Ruins by
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Prompted By Something Wild

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It is cause for pause -- a small foundation, begun but not completed, abandoned, sitting, sinking, slowly being reclaimed by the woods in which it was conceived.
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Confessions of a Sci-Fi Nerd by
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(86 Stories)

Prompted By Lost in Space

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This guy Heinlein could really tell a story.
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It’s A Family Affair by
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Prompted By Cousins

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There were five of us girl cousins who grew up together, my mother’s three daughters, and her sister Daisy’s two. They were my only first cousins, and the only cousins I ever knew. Each of my parents had one sibling, and my father’s sister didn’t have any children. There probably were some second cousins on both…
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Good Boss, Bad Hair by (3 Stories)

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My boss, Holly, raced to her office and closed the door. I had not been working long at the radio station, but I knew this was a bad sign. She had come back from her hair appointment. I didn’t actually hear sobbing, but then again the doors in our offices were pretty solid. Holly had…
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learning to ride a bicycle by
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Prompted By Riding a Bicycle

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im under 10 living in Miami.  visiting younger cousins who live in central Maine.  I have never ridden a bike. despite their ages, they consistently make me take risks as hey laugh their stupid heads off!! I’m at the top of a smallish hill.  im on a bike headed down.  they hold onto the bike…
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I Wuz Robbed by
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(58 Stories)

Prompted By Aunts & Uncles

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So it starts with a headcount. Between them my parents had five siblings. All brothers. Uncle and, perhaps spousal Aunt possibilities abounded . . . . Alas
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Carried Away by
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(41 Stories)

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Who’s Yer Daddy? by
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(34 Stories)

Prompted By Genealogy

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“I know what you’re going to tell me.  Everyone in Logan has known about it for years.”
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Donner Party Story – the Remix by (3 Stories)

Prompted By Vacations

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The few who survived did so by eating the flesh of others.
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