Four Things – short stories

This week's writing group assignment was to write about any of the following things.  Using similes and metaphors, write as a story using 50 words each.


50 Words

My writing group assignment was to write about six positive turning points in life in 50 words or less for each event.  <50 words is hard to tell a story!

Jim’s Garden – a fictional story

Jim was working in his garden on this hot summer morning in the upper Midwest, taking care of his vegetables and proud of his hard work. He enjoys seeing the fruits of his labor produce big tomatoes and peppers that he'll use to make salsa, heirloom squash he can enjoy all winter, zucchini he'll get his fill of and share with his neighbors...