It’s time once again for Fiction in 50, where payers attempt to create a story in fewer than 51 words based on a monthly prompt. This month our prompt is…
And I have titled my contribution…..
Predicting the Weather
It hadn’t looked like rain when Steve left the house. Icy drops now splattered his hair as he huddled at the ill-covered bus stop.
An elderly woman, attired in rain-jacket and hat, smiled sympathetically, “No rainbow without rain.”
Steve smiled weakly back, a drip sliding down his collar.
It hadn’t looked like rain when he left the house.
I’m eight words over, but I can’t really be bothered to fix that at the moment. The prompts for the next six months are now up and thanks to Rebecca Douglass, The Ninja Librarian, for suggesting three of the prompts.
Our prompt for July will be…
Until next time,