Copyright — Rochelle Wisoff-Fields
Once again we have a chance to show our creativity by writing a story for the Friday Fictioneers’ weekly challenge. This challenge is to write a story with no more than 100 words. It’s to have a beginning, middle, end, and follow the picture prompt supplied for that week. The gracious and talented hostess for the challenge is author and artist Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. The prompt this week is also supplied by her. Thanks Rochelle.
Word Count: 100 Words
THE FLIGHT HOME by P.S. Joshi
It was the summer I turned twelve. My brother, on a road trip, stopped in Ohio. He decided to take Mom and me back with him to California, a five-day trip stopping nights.
It rained a lot that summer, leaving Dad with a garden full of vegetables to give away.
After a long visit, Mom decided we’d fly back to Ohio. It took eight hours in those days.
Dad came to pick us up at the airport, and was extremely relieved we returned safely. He said, “All I could think about was a thin floor and that long way down.