Tag Archives: In for a Pound

Tuesday Tales – #TT1 – Picture prompt

Welcome to Tuesday Tales!! Buck’s still at the hospital and his visit isn’t getting any less complicated. “You can tell Penny that I’m fine. Just came here with a friend.” And it looked like Marilyn needed a few. Buck moved to a window that faced a tree-lined avenue behind the hospital. Orange and yellow leaves […]

Tuesday Tales – #TT1 – Gold

Welcome to Tuesday Tales!! Buck scanned the insulated pots and found one of hot water. Behind it was a colorful basket of tea bags. Buck extracted the basket and passed it to Lark, then filled a cup of steaming water. “Thank you so much for calling me,” Lark said as she tabbed through the tea […]

Tuesday Tales – #TT1 – Corn

  Welcome to Tuesday Tales!!   They pushed Marilyn’s bed into the room and hooked up the necessary monitors and machines. A moment later, the nurse returned with Buck who seemed slightly reluctant to enter the room. The nurse shooed him toward the bedside, then pointed out the call button if it was needed. Buck […]

Tuesday Tales – #TT1 – #picture – Shepherd’s pie

  Welcome to Tuesday Tales!! Buck’s going to be stuck in his little predicament for another week while we find out what’s going on with Marilyn. “Stitches?” Marilyn croaked. Her throat was dry and raw. “Let me get you some water.” The nurse poured some water into a styrofoam cup, then plopped a straw into […]

Tuesday Tales – #TT1 – Glass

  Welcome to Tuesday Tales!! Wherein Buck’s attempt to find Marilyn’s next of kin takes a strange twist.   Buck was tempted to tuck the phone back in Marilyn’s purse, but knew there had to be someone who was a closer friend or relative to be here with her. He decided to do a more […]

Tuesday Tales – #TT1 – Grim

  Welcome to Tuesday Tales!! We left Marilyn passed out on the floor last week. Let’s find out what happens next!   Buck watched in horror as the emergency workers swarmed around Marilyn, throwing around abbreviations like confetti. He’d dived to the floor as she as she dropped, but he couldn’t wake her up. Her […]

Tuesday Tales – #TT1 – Hardy

  Welcome to Tuesday Tales!! We’re back with Buck who is cowering in the face of exercise. “Yoga is a low impact exercise. It’s a great way to begin a more active lifestyle.” Marilyn sipped her tea. The green tea had steeped too long and had a bitter tinge. She drank it anyway. The ritual […]