CCC60: The Nithings

Crimson’s Creative Challenge #60

Nay, lad, now don’t you call out too loud,
You’ll scare away the Nithings who live down by that drain.
Aye, lad, you don’t want to scare the Nithings.

But what are the Nithings? I hear you ask.
Why, lad, they be nothing but the darkest of happenstance.


Why begin the New Year with Sense and Sensibility… I’ll leave that to Jane Austen. Instead I’ll begin the New Year with Jest and Frivolity.

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Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales
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23 Responses to CCC60: The Nithings

  1. Sadje says:

    Great approach Crispina.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Violet Lentz says:

    Jest, frivolity and the beasties that live down the drain….. Excellently told!

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Deborah says:

    Well done Crispina! 😀 ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  4. I had the thought of something living in the drain as well.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Kim Smyth says:

    I loved your response to the prompt! I wish I could get my mind to conjure up something as good! Great job!

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    • Even though I’m the one to select the photos, I never know what I’m going to write… until within an hour or so of when I write it. I find doing the washing up is good for inspiration, and walking to the shops (not back again, cos then I’m loaded with groceries.) 🙂

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  6. Dale says:

    That was a wonderful way to bring in the new year! Jest and frivolity and Nithings!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. What fun! To frivolity (and isn’t that a GREAT word?).

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