Weekend Writing Prompt #46 – Patience


Weekend Writing Prompt #46 – Patience

Thank you, Sammi Cox, for the prompt – Patience

Write a piece of flash fiction, a poem, a chapter for your novel…anything you like.  Or take the challenge below.


Prose Challenge – Write a fable on the theme of patience.

Poetry Challenge – Write a haiku inspired by the word prompt.

crawling so slowly
thrush watching from above
patience rewarded

I love listening to thrushes singing at the break of dawn.

Have you ever seen a thrush remove a snail from its shell on concrete?

They actually pick it up and keep banging it until they can remove it from the shell, amazing sight.



  1. What a beautiful sound, Elsie. I don’t know if we have them in our area; I can’t recall hearing their song!
    Loved your Haiku; it was so visual; I could see the little Thrush, and then he got his reward.
    No, I don’t believe I’ve ever seen that sight…
    Hope you had a good weekend.. 🙂

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