…..'A sense of humour lends you poise, it gives you balance and it helps you to bend without breaking'…..

(HH Pujya Gurudev Swami Chinmayananda)

Menoxtra; a little bit on the side.

It's time to make Goulash with Grandma again! (Micro-fiction fun...why don't you give it a go?) Use the picture prompt she provides to create simple, shortest of short, stories to tell its tale - kudos gained for using the weekly bonus word. Today that is VULTURE


No Oliver, you are like a vulture; if you keep asking I’ll send you to the poorhouse!
(85 chrx)

Mother carried the soup over to the table and like vultures, the kids arrived.
(78 chrx)

Mother despaired of her children; they were always around the stew, as if a vulture upon carrion.
(97 chrx)


  1. Ah, well done!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

  2. Hailey is like a vulture around the kitchen! Great sentences.

  3. All three are wonderful, and thank you for your kind comments!

  4. Good ones. Even the adults resemble vultures at our house, when dinner starts to cook.


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