While decorating our Fraser Fir last night, several ornaments triggered memories of a December trip that I took with my husband to Vienna, Austria. There is something magical about traveling to another city during the holiday season—and Vienna is no exception. There’s a festive hustle and bustle in pedestrian-friendly shopping districts, with the sight and scent of Christmas trees, lights, and swags of greenery stretching across arcades and walkways. Bakery windows display se
On the first Wednesday of each month, I'll post an image or a written prompt for you to use as a writing warm-up. Use the photo or written prompt to inspire a poem, flash fiction, short story, or anything else you'd like to try. If you successfully submit your piece for publication, please let me know so I can take a peek at your creation.