50 Word Thursday #86

Hi Everyone,

So Krisitan was back on deck again last week and you can see the results here.  This week I thought we’d go a bit wacky but before you peruse the prompts lets recap …

The Rules:

  • Find the muse within the photo or line provided and follow where it leads. It can be a story, anecdote, poem. Anything!
  • The Story must be between 50 and 250 words, in 50 word increments. (so 50, 100, 150, 200 or 250 words)
  • Link back to this post with the tag 50WordThurs so that everyone can find it, or post your response in the comments below.

I’m looking forward to what these prompts inspire, so here’s the picture:


And the words:

“Benny gave her an admiring look. He had never heard a woman swear so much in such a short time. He thought it sounded delightful.” – The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared – Jonas Jonasson

© Deb Whittam 2020


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Deb Whittam

With a keen interest in travel, photography, sports and writing I hope to encourage discussions on how culture has impacted on society in the 21st Century.

13 thoughts on “50 Word Thursday #86”

  1. Lady Ashley never questioned her father the King when it came to matters of state, but when she finally met her betrothed she felt a slight stirring towards insurrection. Lord Vlssssssp, as it was pronounced on his Planet, clearly adored her. His eyes glowed through that bulbous head dripping adulation.

    She took his talons in her hand, his skin, rough as sandpaper. She tried not to balk. When he spoke, a black tongue flickered out. She thought she might faint. “Issssss everything okay, my love?” “Oh,” she fumbled quickly, “yes–it’s just–being in your presence is overpowering, my lord.”

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