Friday, January 20, 2012

FSS: Poison




Five Sentence Fiction!

Thanks to Lillie McFerrin's marvelous Five Sentence Fiction challenge - this week, writer's choice - I've decided to take the plunge with the following writing prompt:


POISON

Only three words were uttered - nothing more. I could not have anticipated the response it elicited. How was I to know the bruise was so raw, lingering just beneath the surface, still throbbing from an injury I never saw delivered?

"Company policy requires...."

Bile hardened her features and sharpened her tongue, as she unleashed a tsunami of resentment on me.


Do you participate in Five Sentence Fiction? You should!

7 comments:

  1. Wonderful - I am particularly jealous of that third sentence!

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  2. Luverly, nice work for your 5SF! :D

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  3. Love this!! Yay for participating!!

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  4. Nice job! I agree, the third sentence is lovely.

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  5. Oh, a creative take on poison!

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  6. wow wow wow wow wowww. This is awesome. And intense. O.o

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