Tag Archives: Animals

Who will inherit the Earth – humans or cows?

Instead of imagining the usual nuclear winter dystopia scenario we’ve all seen in so many books and movies, try and imagine a different one. In this scenario we eat lots of cows, just like we do today. Cows are big … Continue reading

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Unite

*** Come gather here my friends, come one and all! Plans must be made ‘ere sun sets on this day So come here comrades, come sit on this wall We’ll lay out our scheme to make humans pay! Under lady … Continue reading

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Hatred

Some people thought hatred was simply a very strong feeling of dislike, even fear of someone or something, blood boiling in the veins to erupt in a white hot explosion of rage. No, that wasn’t hatred; that was just weakness. … Continue reading

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Creative writing prompt #48 – Charlie’s teddy bear

Charlie ran along the street frantically, heart in his mouth, chasing the truck as it went down the street and turned a corner onto the main road and picked up speed. How could his mother have been so careless?  She … Continue reading

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Five sentence fiction – Got it licked

“Almost got it…nnnnf…..nnnnnnnf…almost…” Randolph sighed and rolled his eyes, “I really don’t see what all the fuss is about.” “Hold still!  I’ve almost got it.” “Hey, that tickles; it’s like you’re whispering in my ear!” Mortimer swallowed, smacked his lips … Continue reading

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Frisky Business

Inspired by the prompts ‘Montauk Monster’ and a quote from Lao Tzu “watch your thoughts…”. It padded quickly through the forest, Its sensitive fingers landing on and then gripping the detritus and underlying mulch as It went, listening for the … Continue reading

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Animal Instincts

Depending on what you believe, we all have animal instincts. Some would say that our animal instincts evolved from a time when we were animals, others would say we never were animals; I will go with the former for now, … Continue reading

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