Eulogy September 13, 2013 by Tara R.20 Comments on EulogyFlash Fiction, Trifecta Life goes on without you, Old Man. I took the best of what you hammered into my head and used it to my fullest advantage. The bad stuff? That’s all dead and buried. The Trifextra weekend challenge: A 33-word Apostrophe – “a figure of speech in which some absent or nonexistent person or thing is addressed as if present and capable of understanding.” apostrophe, eulogy, family, parents, writing promptShare with friends...Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related 20 thoughts on “Eulogy” Leave a comment › Stunning piece, Tara. To bury the bad stuff, rather than feel its weight stoop our shoulders, would be a lovely blessing. Thanks for sharing your excellent writing. LikeLike Reply Wonderful! LikeLike Reply This is powerful and shows so much strength in the voice. LikeLike Reply That’s the best any of us can really do, isn’t it? LikeLike Reply Oh, this is so powerful. Buried the bad stuff with the old man–great sentiment. Nice job! LikeLike Reply The voice of forgiveness, perhaps? Love this piece. You packed a lot into just 33 words. best, MOV LikeLike Reply Has the ring of honesty… LikeLike Reply I could have written this about my ‘old man.’ Only not as well as you did. Great piece! LikeLike Reply Well written! Beautiful prompt! It sounds very personal… LikeLike Reply Great that the bad is buried and the good is useful. LikeLike Reply Comments navigation Older comments Join the discussion...Cancel Reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) w Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.