(Another flash fiction piece prompted by carrotranch. The subject of this prompt is cooking show, of which there are many, but after some thought I finally figured out a way to make it interesting. Link below.) https://carrotranch.com/2021/09/09/september-9-flash-fiction-challenge-2/ "Today we'll be cooking octopus," the chef said to the camera. "The key is to cook it quickly … Continue reading 99 Word Prompt: Cooking Show
(I normally don't do two Fibbing Fridays in a row, but when I saw that the prompt for this FF was James Bond, I knew I had to give it a try. This weekly liefest was prompted by pensitivity101, link below. https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2021/09/10/fibbing-friday-10th-september/ What is usually shaken and not stirred? California 2. Who was Dr. No? … Continue reading Fibbing Friday (9/10/21)
(Okay, so I'm a couple of days late with this Fibbing Friday, but I've been busy, and I didn't see the original post until earlier today. But the Vegas themed questions really stirred my imagination so I knew I was going to have to take a crack at it. Link below.) "As your attorney I … Continue reading Fibbing Friday (9/3/21) Sunday Edition!
(This particular Fibbing Friday is special because it's the first one I've answered that has fallen on a Friday the 13th. This FF is prompted by pensitivity101, and I hope I did it justice with my superstitiously inspired lies. Link below.) https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2021/08/13/fibbing-friday-13th-august-2021/ What does it mean if you have an itchy right palm? Grabbed a … Continue reading Fibbing Friday (8/13/21)
Age is just a number, and the greater the number, the closer you are to your ultimate demise. (Inspired by my recent birthday.) ©2021 Robert Kirkendall
(Here I go again with another Fibbing Friday, this one prompted by pensitivity101. This prompt is based on one of the most dishonest businesses around, advertising. It lists old advertising slogans, and you must answer with the product or service they were pushing. I think I answered them in the same spirit of misdirection in … Continue reading Fibbing Friday (5/21/21)
(Flash fiction piece prompted by Carrot Ranch. I was inspired by all the bicycle crashes I've had or seen over the years. https://carrotranch.com/2021/04/22/april-22-flash-fiction-challenge-2/ Rory tore down the hillside on his mountain bike, then hit a rut and pitched forward over the handlebars. He flew forward and headed into the ground. His hands and face scraped … Continue reading 99 Word Prompt: Earthing
(Finally taking part in a Fibbing Friday after a sabbatical. This one is from pensitivity101 and is centered around Shakespeare. That I'm writing this post on a Saturday means I'm off to a good start . Mendacity, thy name is Robert. 😀 Link below.) https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2021/04/23/fibbing-friday-23rd-april/ 1. What is the significance of today in 1564 and … Continue reading Fibbing Friday (4/23/21)
Ever stop to think, and forget to start again?
(This is my first Fibbing Friday in some time. I was busy with other projects, but it now felt like the right time to practice mendacity. This Fibbing Friday was prompted by pcguyiv and the theme appears to be British and American leaders. So much material there, but I stuck to answering the questions untruthfully … Continue reading Fibbing Friday (1/22/21)