• Elly Higgins wrote about the word nun 4 years ago

    mum was the word the chalk drawing suggested. she began humming in her mind nu na na naa hey hey hey goodbye santa barbara

  • Elly Higgins wrote about the word decorated 4 years ago

    He was decorated, extravagantly with medals he had found. In Goodwill stores across the country. The only battle he had ever served in was the battle of the television set remote. Took place every Saturday morning.

  • Elly Higgins wrote about the word sudden 4 years ago

    quick quick succession. strike. and I was down.

  • Elly Higgins wrote about the word vase 4 years, 1 month ago

    It’s pronounced vaaas. Oh that reminds me of a novel I once read, vas and opera flatland. Vas was short for vasectomy. It was lovely.

  • Elly Higgins wrote about the word lens 4 years, 1 month ago

    1 or 2. 1. 1 or 2. 2. good good. the eye doctor mutters. looks as though you’ll need new lenses for those glasses, you are steadily going blind. good good. for you, I say.

  • Elly Higgins wrote about the word leash 4 years, 1 month ago

    Her daunting stare affixed upon me like a leash encompasses a collar. Tightening around my neck. Suffocating.

  • He was pleased she’d finally taken notice.
    Pleased she actually cared.
    So pleased, he’d taken the chance.
    And then, she yakked the entire the night
    on dull subjects he did not care.

  • I wasn’t so sure
    if you were still secure.

  • Elly Higgins wrote about the word scoop 4 years, 1 month ago

    The reporter bustled into the news room, certain he had the scoop on the ice-cream shop front for the Russian spies headquarters!

  • Does anyone else find this practice invigorating and nauseating simultaneously? I couldn’t be more disappointed with my very first response, at least I’ll grow considerably tomorrow.

  • Oh dear, the heat wave generated more than a nervous sweat in this typist.

  • Elly Higgins became a registered member 4 years, 1 month ago