The following photo is the PHOTO PROMPT. What does it say to you? I dare you to look beyond the subject. I double dare you!
Genre: Realistic Fiction
Word Count: 100
HAFIZ WAS RIGHT
“Mommy,” cried Elise, “there’s a monster under my bed and a dragon in my closet.”
“You’re letting your imagination run away with you,” she heard her mother’s voice say. “Relax and close your eyes.”
“I’m afraid.” Like a child Elise pulled the covers over her head, but demons fomented rumors in her head. Her mind was awash in confusion and pain until finally she drifted off into a fitful, sweat-soaked, nightmare-riddled sleep.
When morning came, she rolled out of bed and stumbled to the bathroom. She stared at her tired reflection and muttered, “I’ve got to find a better job.”
FIND A BETTER JOB
All your worry
Has proved such an
Find a better