…..'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 ACCENTUATE.


It took the angle of the wire basket to accentuate the structure of the concrete stanchions.
(93 chrx)

Broonhyldy Baskay bobbed before the lens. ‘Does that concrete background accentuate my nose?’, she wondered.
(108 chrx)

As if to accentuate her sorrow, Broonhyldy burrowed her wheels deeper in the sand and made no attempt to hide her rusted veins.
(127 chrx)


  1. Cute short story. And oh my, a doctor would not like those rusted veins. Yave a happy day and week ahead!

    1. That is HAVE a happy day and week ahead!

  2. Great work on what some might think unpromising subject matter!
    Cheers, Gail.

  3. Wow - you certainly have the eye of an artist! Clever as always.


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