…..'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 NITPICK.


Miss Canada was not one to nitpick, but she was pretty sure the rules stated “no offspring”.
(92 chrx)

Leading her brood to the water, Mamagoose  pondered how to introduce the kids to the hygiene practice of louse reduction, aka nitpicking.
(137 chrx)

He learned that mama’s have reverse eyes when she hollered, ‘Nit!! Stop picking your toes!’
(91 chrx)


  1. Funny image and cute stories. Miss Canada does have a large brood. Happy Sunday! Enjoy your new week!

  2. Three clever offerings - bravo!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

  3. Hahahahaha! Love them all. And looks like when Miss Canada breaks the rules, she does a thorough job of it!


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