Writers Victoria are having their 30 words 30 stories 30 days Challenge again
Here are my first 5 for the month.
Day 1 – Eyeball
The neighbours stare as I call.
“Eyeball! Where are you boy? Walkies!”
I wait impatiently, lead in hand.
Reluctantly he leaves the house.
Fourth walk today for my Cyclops.
Day 2 – Concentrate
He gently attached the cannula.
“Thank you my dear!” he said.
She watched as her clear blue essence filled the jar.
“Nothing tastes better in lockdown!”
Day 3 – Intense
Daydreaming. She stirs the pot in a lazy eight. The intense aroma of garlic and onions brings the banshees to the door.
“Sisters! We’ll conquer the world!”
“After dinner, Hilda!”
Day 4 – Blur
It’s all a blur. The whole shebang lost in the vortex of life. Marriage, children, grandchildren, cancer, death. Did I really live that life? Or was that person someone else?
Day 5 – Hocus-Pocus
It’s boring in bats, so I escape. With enough hocus-pocus and look over there, I may travel far. I adjust my crown, ready for the next sucker who passes by.
Copyright april 2020