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50 Precious Words

Updated: May 3, 2019


Just for fun, I am taking part in children's author, Vivian Kirkfield's #50PreciousWords writing contest. The goal is to write a story with a beginning, middle and end in 50 words or less.


UPDATE: I am thrilled to announce that this teeny tiny story won an honourable mention in the contest, in the humour category. I hope you like it too.



KING OF THE CASTLE

by Evelyn Bookless



One eye opens, then the other.

I bolt upright.

PLAYTIME!

I race downstairs,

a plan in my head.

Cushions, blankets and the couch will do.

I lift and squeeze and shove.

CRASH!

I start again.

Lift. Squeeze. Nudge.

Finally! I’m king of the castle.

Now where’s my breakfast banquet?








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Evelyn


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