Here is my 200 word story prompted by this photo kindly provided by Mike Vore.
|Photo Credit: Mike Vore|
Rachel parked and saw the building across the road. She shook
her head in dismay. The first word that
came to her mind was ‘ramshackle’ but there was no way she could put that on
the sales details.
Why had she let her sister persuade her to do this favour
for her friend? It wasn't as though
Rachel knew Annabelle’s friend. Suzy was
her name, she was in dire straits after her fiancé had upped and left her with
a mortgage on this house that they had been doing up but now she needed a quick
sale. Well that certainly wasn't going to happen any time soon.
Fulfil your dreams in
a house – no.
Place your own stamp
on this property.
Rachel put her notebook away. She’d have to take photos and measurements,
she hoped the structure was safe.
Two weeks later Mike took one look at the details in the
estate agent’s window – that was it, his dream home. Mike smiled at Rachel as he sat at her
desk. That house would bring them