Well, it’s that time of the week again where I have to use my brain to come up with a piece of flash fiction. Just 100 words long, using the photo below. A huge warm thank you to Rochelle Wisoff-Fields for setting some amazing challenges and thank you to © Jennifer Pendergast for a fantastic photo.
By Heidi Busby Brown.
The steam train sped along the track, jolting her every step.
She turned to face him, ignoring the other passengers.
“No Simon, it’s over.”
“I say when it’s over.”
His finger twitched over the trigger.
Clutching her chest, she staggered backwards out of the carriage, shouts and cheers echoed around her.
“Wow Jane that was quite a performance. Two more carriages and we’re done. Where’s Mike?”
“He… shot me Bill.” She spluttered.
“I know, it’s in the script…”
She crumpled to the floor. A deep red bled through the fabric of her vintage 1920’s dress.