Hallelujah

https://silverthreading.com/2016/08/18/wqwwc-writers-quotes-wednesday-writing-challenge-miracles/ Bursting to pee after sitting for two hours in a wheelchair in the sweltering heat of a Kentucky hill country, tent missionary, revival meeting, he had the goods on this charlatan. So he leapt to his feet and ran for the toilet. Behind him, the scoundrel claimed another miracle.

Steaming Passion

Began writing this four days ago so now it’s lost in the Readers’ archives

Postcard from a Pigeon

Writer’s Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge Theme-“Passion” #WQWWC

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His alarm woke him at 5.30am, bang on sun rise. He knew that as he’d checked the morning sunrise time the night before, via the online weather channel. In the past he would’ve called the meteorological office in Glasnevin and requested a specific time for dawn. This was it, the big day and he was not going to be late.

He got out of bed and turned on his en suite shower, before passing water and then flushing. Then the shower began. He washed carefully, attending to every detail, behind his ears, crotch, behind his knees, his bottom, between his toes and his fingernails. He even washed his hair, what was left of it. Thoughts of the day ahead flashed through his mind. This is it, twenty years waiting for this moment and now it has arrived.

Would they know? He was…

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Steaming Passion

  https://silverthreading.com/2016/08/03/writers-quote-wednesday-writing-challenge-theme-passion-wqwwc/   His alarm woke him at 5.30am, bang on sun rise. He knew that as he'd checked the morning sunrise time the night before, via the online weather channel. In the past he would've called the meteorological office in Glasnevin and requested a specific time for dawn. This was it, the big day…Read more Steaming Passion

Why Me?

https://silverthreading.com/2016/07/13/wqwwc-writers-quote-wednesday-writing-challenge-memories/ "What the fuck are you smiling at, Tommy, you look like the cat's got the cream?" Tommy carries on, oblivious, his smile, a secret smile, he thinks. Everybody thinks they have a right to know your business but are too quick to tell you to fuck off, if you get in their's. Tommy's got…Read more Why Me?

Starman: Life on TrappistOne #7 Rebirth

https://silverthreading.com/2016/06/15/wqwwc-writers-quote-wednesday-writing-challenge-rebirth/ Are these the ‘golden ones’? Abraham wonders. Surely not, but then, what should he expect? He doesn’t know, that’s the simple answer to that. He has no points of reference or memory that can answer the half formulated questions now crowding his brain. Without noticing, Aladdin Sane is standing by his side. He can…Read more Starman: Life on TrappistOne #7 Rebirth

Starman:Life on TrappistOne#6 Adventure

https://silverthreading.com/2016/06/08/writers-quote-wednesday-writing-challenge-adventure/ CATCH UP TRAP1                 https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/05/starman-life-on-trappistone-2/ TRAP2               https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/12/starman-life-on-trappistone-2-2/ TRAP3                https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/20/starman-life-on-trappistone-3-obsession/ TRAP4                 https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/26/starman-life-on-trappistone-4/ TRAP5                 https://dermotthayes.com/2016/06/02/starman-life-on-trappistone-5-inspiration/ Abraham can't see. He can hear the voice that welcomes him but the searing heat and illumination from the lights make it impossible for him to look at them. He holds both arms up, against his face, to shield…Read more Starman:Life on TrappistOne#6 Adventure

Starman: Life on TrappistOne #5, Inspiration

CATCH UP TRAP1                 https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/05/starman-life-on-trappistone-2/ TRAP2               https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/12/starman-life-on-trappistone-2-2/ TRAP3                https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/20/starman-life-on-trappistone3-obsession/ TRAP4                 https://dermotthayes.com/2016/05/26/starman-life-on-trappistone-4/   This was no longer 'a God awful small affair,' whatever that meant, Abraham thought, as the truckBot, piloted by the silent, somber postBot, sped through the darkened streets of TrapCity. His mind raced to catch up, searching for the purpose of…Read more Starman: Life on TrappistOne #5, Inspiration