FF: Into the Ring

Written for the Friday Fictioneers hosted by Rochelle – a story in 100 words or less. Click here for other stories on this prompt. Thanks to Rochelle for the photo prompt.

Into the Ring

Words 101

Diwali was here.

Time for some clean up.

And new beginnings.

After days of dithering over the messy clutter, she took the plunge.

Choking, she tripped over the lamps – but alas, no genie appeared.

The sunglass display rack looked promising but it wobbled and swayed.

She let it go.

The pressure cooker?

On second thoughts, no.

Still fragile, she wasn’t ready to explore that angle yet.

She steadied her gaze and began.

Once upon a time, by the edge of the forest, there lived an evil witch alien. They had two smiling eyes, three ears and no lips.

The doorbell rang.

***

Happy Diwali to everyone. So happy to be back after ages. Hope all of you have been well. Looking forward to be able to reconnect with you all 🙂

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Dahlia

Email me at mysilverstreaks@gmail.com or tweet me @mysilverstreaks

35 thoughts on “FF: Into the Ring”

  1. Welcome back Dahlia.
    Happy to see your post after a long time.
    I was thinking about you last week.
    Nice story! I would love to take a look into that storage area to grab some good books or antique pieces.
    Happy Diwali to you and the readers of your blog!
    Cheers..

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