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 photo is by Shaktiki Sharma, and leaves me as baffled as ever.
Well, it is at least relaxing, I don’t have to think, just write.
The idea, as always, is to write a story of around 100 words based on the picture, below.
Click here to hear me read the story:
It’s probably the excitement.
I have waited since school for this.
Loved you all these years.
While you wasted your life chasing after him.
When you told me he had dumped you for the last time, that you were finally over him, I was so happy.
tired of waiting…
You were already late when I saw his car, about two hours ago.
Couldn’t see the passenger, she was curled under his arrogant arm.
A song keeps playing in my head.
By Ray Davies, The Kinks.
tired of waiting for you…
Her hair was the same colour as yours.
This is the song, by the vastly underrated Ray Davies, one of the great singer/songwriters of the 1960s: