April 11th, 2020

bunny in cup

An Easter Egg for Bonniejean

Title: Hopping Down the Bunny Trail
Genre: Foothills
Rating: PG
Prompt: None

bonniejean1953, this came out a bit different, but I hope you like dark (chocolate). My thanks to sparky955 for her beta help.

“I don’t believe it! He did it again!” Illya Kuryakin stormed into the kitchen and grabbed a meat cleaver.

Napoleon Solo hastily set down the plate he was holding. “I’m sorry. I didn’t know these were intended for something else.”

That made Illya blink and then frown. “What? What are you talking about?”

“These pulled pork quesadilla apps.” He paused, then added, “What are you talking about?”

“That damned rabbit got into my herbs! Again!” Illya took a deep calming breath and set the cleaver back down. “Eat as many of those as you want. We made a couple thousand of them.”
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bunny and basket

An Easter Egg For Laurose8

Title: Forever and a Day
Genre: Gen
Rating: G
Word Count: 500
Prompt: Would anyone care to write about helping the survival of a heritage breed, either plant or animal?

Laurose8, I hope you enjoy my attempt. It was a tough prompts, but I was happy with how it came out. My thanks as always to sparky955 for her support and help.

The woman led the way through the twisting and turning maze of the greenhouse’s rows. Plants surrounded them from all sides.

“Here we are! What do you think?” Sheila Juarez gestured to rows of plants, all in various stages of growth. “We have been working on these for a long time.”

“I can tell that they have special meaning to you.” Napoleon smiled at her, flirting without really meaning to. She nervously brushed back her hair and Napoleon got glimpse of a wedding band. He sighed, but remained smiling.

“So close,” Illya murmured, glancing up from his notebook. Louder, he said, “The… names, they were very descriptive. I mean, Cherokee Trail of Tears Beans, Dinosaur Gourds, All Blue Potato… they are…”

“What they say.” Shelia carefully dug into the base of a plant and pulled out a small potato. Using her pocket knife, she cut it in two.

“It’s entirely blue…” Illya was dumbfounded as he passed it to Napoleon.
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Thoughtful David McCallum

Just wondering

Now that we've been stuck at home a bit, do you wish your house was larger, smaller or is it just right?

Have you been having more virtual conversation or more phone calls as of late?

Have you recently heard from someone you haven't heard from in a while?