Manic Monday #5 Challenge – Sentimental Journey

Flip Flops Every day

For those that enjoy challenges, and if you like music… you might have some fun with this.  It’s called Manic Monday.  Welcome to the 5th installment!

Each Monday, I’ll present a new song title, and you come up with a post using it by next Sunday. Ping back to this post, so others can read!

If you are not a WordPress user, provide link to your post in comments.

It can be fiction/non-fiction, poetry, subject can be dark, serious or humorous – however many characters you want- just have fun with it!  It doesn’t have to pertain to the song, whatsoever. (click here for past song titles)

The rules are…there are no Rules!  (except using the title of the song part)

We are working our way down through the decades, and we’re in the 40’s! Les Brown and His Band of Renown had been performing “Sentimental Journey,”…

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Short Story Sunday: Motorhome (an Austin and Elizabeth Story)

Vampire Maman

Austin grew up knowing that Grammy didn’t have many filters. She’d say anything she wanted to anyone. Austin’s mother said Grammy had always been rude. Grammy said she was giving out good advice that might make people want to do something about their situations. Everyone was in a situation so everyone was told what they needed to do.

Grammy’s caretaker, a lovely woman named Kayla, had texted Austin the following:

“Just a warning, Grammy is in a mood today. Completely speaking with no filter. We talked to Tom across the street. Grammy asked how they were doing and before he could say anything she said, “well it looks like you and your wife have completely given up on loosing weight.” I nudged her in hopes she would stop but it didn’t work. She then went on to say, “I thought you guys were dieting. Looked like you’ve completely given up…

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Themed Tongue Twisters for August!

Positively Appealing

Happy August!

This month’s Theme for Tongue Twisters is Baking/Cooking. I enjoy baking for other people and surprising them with goodies. I usually do ice cream, pies or cupcakes for my co-workers and I’ve never heard any complaints! I went specifically with baking in my sample below but feel free to incorporate any form of cooking.

Mildred makes mango marmalade and mulberry muffins in Millinocket, Maine mostly on Mondays in May.

Rules are very simple:

  1. To participate simply create a tongue twister relating to the monthly theme, it can be any style* (see bottom of page) you choose and even any language.
  2. Tag “ThToTwTu” on WordPress or #ThToTwTu on social media and ping back or include a link so others can see it.
  3. Read and comment on other bloggers tongue twisters, so we can spread the joy.
  4. Have fun!
  5. If you have a clean, family friendly suggestion for a…

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