As I mentioned, the blog will shut down for 6 weeks while I take a break (to do all good things, never fear!!) This First of the Month fiction will remain open all that time, and I'll try to promote it when I'm in the country.
For the newbies, write a 100 word story exactly, or one less than 30 words - and it in the comments below, then link your blog so we can see your verbose work.
Mine is of the 30 words this time:
A simple text message would have made all the difference, yet still it was not forthcoming, and so her loneliness in his complacency grew.
(I'm cheating this time. This is the start of something else but I have no ideas as to where to go with it. Why is he complacent? What is their relationship? I think I want to do a brother/sister thing but then where does that go?)
Happy Holidays to you all, if indeed you are having holidays, and see you on the flipside, 1st of May!