Mondays Finish the Story – June 8th, 2015
This is a unique flash fiction
challenge where we provide you with a new photo each week, and the first
sentence of a story. Your challenge is to finish the story using
100-150 words, not including the sentence provided. Don’t
forget to use the opening sentence… This challenge runs from Monday to
Sunday! Get creative and have fun finishing the story!
Please include the photo with
your bit of flash and a link back to this post. Do not forget to click
on the blue guy and add your link so that others can enjoy your story too! Now
let’s have some fun!
© 2015, Barbara W.
“Zeus was not having a good day and he made sure everyone knew it.”
Alice looked at Greg, coffee cup poised halfway to her mouth; she started to speak and then thought better of it.
“So, what do you think?” Greg looked at her seemingly pleased as punch at his idea for the new amateur dramatic play he had just written.
“A few questions come to mind,” Alice said as she sipped her drink thoughtfully.
Greg went on to explain to her at length and two cups of coffee later was still expounding on his idea, that he had put out feelers for designers for the sets, the backdrops would be fantastic. Alan had promised to research some audio clips for sound effects of thunder and lightning, George would do the lighting and it would all be fantastic.
Alice nodded at her husband and asked him the question he was dreading.
“Who is going to pay for this? We nearly went bankrupt last time.”