My Stuff Writing Challenge: Uncle Bardie’s Lamp

Uncle Bardie has the same problem that I do with lamps.

Uncle Bardie's Stories & Such

I don’t usually do writing challenges. But, then again, who can resist a challenge from Greg at Almost Iowa. That’s the very Greg who keeps posting about the fiendish Stan. Yes, that Greg. Greg’s challenge: Look around me and see an object and write a flash piece about it. So here goes:

The lamp’s name is Irving. I am not sure how he came up with that name. He tells me his mother at the Ikea factory gave it to him. I don’t believe him. He has told more fibs than can be counted in a month of Sundays.

Ever since we moved into this house, Irving seems to have a hiccup problem. I keep asking what the problem is. He keeps replying that he’s hungry. It’s getting to the point that I am going broke supplying him light bulbs. I even gave him one of those new fangled…

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Author: Almost Iowa

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3 thoughts on “My Stuff Writing Challenge: Uncle Bardie’s Lamp”

  1. I enjoy his blog, which I’m pretty sure I discovered through your blog. That’s the nice thing about blogging: you find one blog you like, which links you to another, and another….
    And pretty soon I’m spending way too much time on my computer reading blog posts, but there’s a price to pay for everything!

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