Fiction in Fifty Words is, as you well know, a meme that Rebecca and I continue to push as we love doing micro-flash fiction. Rebecca has the list of prompts on her blog here. You can join in. Just post your 50 words (or the link to your post) as a comment on Rebecca’s monthly post.
I’ll do that even though I’m a week late. My excuse? I’ve been tidying up. That’s what made me think of this for the April prompt, which is my title…
Hours of Fun
She sat back after taping up the last cardboard box. So many lies, so many excuses…
“I can’t come out, I have washing to do.”
“Sorry, I’m seeing Judy tonight.”
“Mum’s coming over.”
Now it was done. No more excuses. Just get everything into the van and leave. No regrets.
© J M Pett 2018