After a lengthy writer’s block, I wrote a fifty word story inspired by an article I read, and sent it off to Tim who runs 50-Word Stories. As with most of my pieces that I sent out into the world, once I did, I try not to worry if they’d find a home. If they didn’t, so be it. If they did, Yay.
In response to the Daily Post’s Daily Prompt: Carefree
She was fearless and carefree. Confidence and worldliness oozed from her pores, drawing all the boys toward her. She’s not like anyone you’ve ever known. She’s the you that you wish you could be. A little push, not quite a shove, as she stood too close to the edge of the roof and now you’re the carefree one.
In response to the Daily Post’s Daily Prompt: Voyage
Her limbs ached slightly but her heart ached more. Wasn’t time supposed to heal all wounds? When she caught him in yet another lie after another lie, she said she never wanted to see him again. She looked down at the blue planet below. She’d slept for five long years in the hibernation pod in the spacecraft. Maybe she over-reacted.