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!
Greg hated the basement flat, hated its poky windows, hated that he couldn’t afford somewhere better to live with his beloved Louisa, hated the neighbours in the flat above, with their parties, their hearty greetings, and above all their dog, which left messes on the grass.
One evening, Louisa sighed, ‘That dog misbehaved again today, Greg.’
‘Worse than that. It pissed on the window by the woodpile.’
‘Right. That animal’s history!’
‘Don’t hurt him,’ gasped Louisa.
Greg grabbed his shotgun and stormed out.
There was a shot and howling. Greg crept back.
‘Darn it! I missed.’