Tag Archives: Trifextra

The Suite Beast

There dwells a beast in the cheapest suite
at the local Motel 8,
where many a man and working girl
have met with grisly fate –
they say you get what you pay for!

This post was prompted by this week’s Trifextra writing challenge.

Trifextra 89: A Case of Mistaken Identity

This week’s Trifextra challenge awards one lucky winner if they get at least 99 entries. There’s no better time than today to try your hand at a 33-word response!

A Case of Mistaken Identity:

I came to and he was staring

into the soul of me.

I said, “Who are you good sir?”

His response: “the Stones told my story.”

“Pleased to meet you, Jumping Jack Flash.”

Trifextra 86: April 17, 2022


Dilgren clicked the link and jumped. . . Continue reading Trifextra 86: April 17, 2022

Trifextra: Week Eighty-four: Glories

(Photo credit: National Library of Ireland on The Commons)

Witness mind

a tether down:

heavy head,

beautiful crown – Continue reading Trifextra: Week Eighty-four: Glories

Trifextra, week 83 (again): Tinker

Steampunk desktop.
(Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Gears, cogs, wood and bronze –
steam engines power the past,
ticking hearts of Man.

(I didn’t know if this was against the rules, but I wanted to try again.)

This post was prompted by this Trifextra, week 83:

This weekend we’re asking you to harken back to your grade school days and write a haiku. No word restrictions, just stick to the structure as defined below. 

HAIKU (noun)

: an unrhymed verse form of Japanese origin having three lines containing usually five, seven, and five syllables respectively
Good luck!

Trifextra, week 81: Keeping Hope

He opened the viewfinder and selected a year –


Back when life grew.

It was marvelous – so tough to pick one day.

Because no matter which season, it was a sight for sore eyes.

This week’s post was prompted by the Trifextra writing challenge: in a nutshell, 33 positive words using the picture and video.