“There you are. Everything okay in here?”
Janie’s delicate lips quivered. “I broke-ted my storybook. Look.” She wailed brokenhearted, and clutched the book to her heaving little chest.
Vicky scooped up her daughter. “Don’t worry, honey. It was an accident. Mommy will fix it.”
The word limit for Brokenhearted is 50 words. I used 44 today. Check out http://mommasmoneymatters.com/flash-fiction/ for rules and contributions.
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“Thank you for coming in, Mrs. Walsh.”
Martha’s heart pounded like a jungle drum.
“We interviewed you last October?”
She nodded and patted her graying hair.
“Good news. Hotel Bianca would like to hire you as Head Housekeeper.”
Martha clapped her hands then dropped them, her face creased with delight.
The word limit for Elated is 50 words. I used all 50. Check out http://mommasmoneymatters.com/flash-fiction/ for rules and contributions.