Every Friday authors worldwide gather around the virtual fireside of fellow WordPress blogger Rochelle Wisoff to share flash fiction stories of 100 words, prompted by a common photograph, and exchange constructive criticism. Readers’ comments are also welcome. This week’s photo has been provided by Sandra Crook.
“You will take home golden memories of sleepy French villages …”
She clicked off her recorder to look around through the car window as he slowed to negotiate a tractor.
“…where a golden sun glints in turreted windows, glances off swathes of golden Achillea and dances on jollily jolting bales of golden hay.”
“… first draft!”
“… so you’ll be adding that in the upcoming sleepy village of Neuvy-le-Barrois, was born sculptor and writer Jean Baffier (1851-1920) and mentioning he founded a ‘folklorique’ society and that like most fondateurs of the ‘folklorique’ movement, Baffier was an anti-semite.”
(c) Ann Isik 2014