Games People Play

HIM: Play?
HER: Uh-huh.

HIM: Your move.
HER: Yes, my move.

HIM: Here.
HER: And here, and here too.

HIM: My turn?
HER: No, my turn.

HIM: Now?
HER: Stop! Yes.

HIM: Check.
HER: Mate.


In honor of upcoming Valentine’s Day: Your task this week, should you choose to accept it, is to write a love scene in no fewer than 33 and no more than 333 words. The only other restriction is that your response cannot use any of the 33 words listed below or any derivation of those words.  For example, because excite is on the list, we will not allow excited, excitedly, exciting, or excites.

Linked up at Story Dam and Write on Edge.


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  1. Thanks so much for linking up this weekend. Remember, this weekend’s entries are being judged by the Trifecta community so make sure you visit the site to register your vote! Hope you can join us for Monday’s prompt!

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