Every week, Rochelle Wisoff-Fields (thank you, Rochelle!) hosts a flash fiction challenge, to write a complete story, based on a photoprompt, with a beginning, middle and end, in 100 words or less. Post it on your blog, and include the Photoprompt and Inlinkz on your page. Link your story URL. Then the fun starts as you read other peoples’ stories and comment on them!
PHOTO PROMPT © C E Ayr
Alone on the beach, I stand silent. The winter sun dapples land and sea, confusing the eye.
I need to plan. What can I do? Where can I go?
I finish my cigarette with three long drags, but the nicotine hit brings no inspiration.
It was my own stupid fault.
Poor Dolores. Beautiful. Seductive. I couldn’t resist her. Giovanni had beaten the truth out of her, then killed her.
Perhaps if I go to London? By train, of course.
I turn towards the steps. It’s my only hope.
There’s a flash from the sand dunes. The sun on binoculars? or…