Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction.
She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard.
Today’s extraordinary photo by John Nixon is a rerun of the prompt for the last story I wrote – under a different alias – in Scotland before leaving for France three years ago this week.
Doesn’t time fly when you live in paradise.
The idea, as always, is to write a story of around 100 words based on the picture, below.
Are you sure he knows what he is doing?
Well, he says he is a professional.
Do we know if he is any good?
He says that he is the best.
But at that angle, really?
He says he has been playing for years.
Do you think he has the right tool for the job?
He says he has made sweet music all over Europe and the USA with it.
He won’t damage anything inside the piano?
Says it will come out clean as a whistle.
And he really thinks he can get his ball onto the green from there?