Twittering Tales #104
Prompt: tell a story in 280 characters or less.
It is said that the son of God will rise in the West. He will be given the name, Trump. He will be recognized by his distinguished orange hair. At the end of his reign, he will be remembered for his Pinocchio nose. His famous nose could stretch all the way to Rocket Man’s Land.
Written for: Twittering Tales #100 – 4 September 2018
…he was bald by then. He died wearing his knitted cap.
His hat collection totaled 100. None had ever been worn.
At his viewing, he’ll wear a bowler hat with matching black suspenders.
A color scheme will be used to decorate the room with the remaining 99 hats.
Honoring his wishes you are asked to wear a hat to his funeral.
Suspenders are optional.
The first person to arrive wins the hat collection.
Please wait until service is finished before claiming the bowler hat.
Written for the prompt: The Doors – Twittering Tales #82 – 1 May 2018
with its myriad surprises
burn in my belly.
Facing my challenge
I creep like a mouse
choosing door #4.
Stepping over the threshold
the door closes behind me.
is no more.
Written for: Twittering Tales #81 (Prompt- picture above)
Iris had never traveled by train.
She purchased a trip through the Rockies.
The mist beyond her window seat presented a fairy tale panorama.
Enchanted, she let go into this dream.
Written for: Twittering Tale #80 – 17 April 2018
280 characters (spaces and punctuation included)
In my quiet solitude, unable to control my tears, I recall the love we shared hiking to our secret spot. It has become an aching memory etched deeply within my heart. Since you left, I feel like this abandoned little rowboat, half submerged, slowly slipping from the surface.
Challenge: Twittering Tale #79 – 10 April 2018
That’s my sister with the tour group. On her return I will be overwhelmed with photo sharing. This one picture tells its own story though. It’s an overcrowded boat with folks preoccupied with their cameras. What happens if the boat sinks, will they take underwater pictures then?