It’s FRIDAY FICTIONEERS time.
Write a one hundred word story that has a beginning, middle and end using the photo below (copyright:Janet Webb) as a prompt.)
Here’s mine 100 words.
“Make sure you find them, still three missing.” Mom yells.
We leave watermelon seed spitters on the front porch to hunt for stray eggs. I sure don’t want to step on one barefoot next week.
“We’ll never find them.” I say.
“Sure we will. Hey check it out, a loofah.”
“In Grandma’s rock garden? Nah.”
“It looks like a beehive.”
He bends down, wiggles it. That’s when I run. The egg hits me in the middle of my back. I turn slowly and pull the last two from my pockets. He runs screaming.
“Find them?” Mom yells.