Truth or Dare :: 5

Did you ever make a choice that was out of character or fell below your usual personal standards? Don’t need the grim details (unless you really really want to spill!), just how you felt/thought about it before, during and after. Did it make you any wiser (or not!) having done it? Truth or dare …Continue reading “Truth or Dare :: 5”

Truth or Dare :: 3

You wake up one morning and look in the mirror only to discover that you have swapped bodies with your partner/child/parent/dog/cat (you choose). Once you get your head round it and start to see the advantages, what havoc would you wreak first? Truth or dare … You’ll just have to lick the window if youContinue reading “Truth or Dare :: 3”

Truth or Dare :: 1

You unwittingly rescue a genie from an old bottle and s/he grants you one wish, or rather one magical power, to use as you see fit. What would it be and how would you use it? Truth or dare … You’ll just have to yodel standing on your head if you choose to decline …Continue reading “Truth or Dare :: 1”

Truth or Dare :: intro

I’m running out of ideas for my blog and social media, so over the next few weeks I’m going to experiment with a little Truth or Dare. The questions will be quite searching, maybe even a little dark on occasion. The idea is to have some fun but at the same time it has aContinue reading “Truth or Dare :: intro”

Outer Limits

IN THE memoir-writing circuit, abuse is a recurring theme and writing the best form of therapy, published or not. The abundance of stories seeking an audience is a healthy sign of real cultural change. Less healthy is the sadistic glee when some abuse survivors refuse to entertain protecting the identities of their villains, regardless ofContinue reading “Outer Limits”