I’m going to try something different this week and just offer up my 93-word flash fiction post as part of Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers writing challenge. 

What kind of nonsense is she talking about now?

What kind of nonsense is she talking about now?

I haven’t gone undizzy blondish on you. I’m just trying to practice efficientism and practicalitiness.

We all live hectified lives, right? A short post is an A+++ post to an overactivated person like you.

So let’s get on with it.

This week’s photo prompt comes to us from C.E.Ayr. Even his name is not unnecessarily elongated with vowels. Thanks, C.!

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Positive Reinforcement

“You don’t like it.”

“I didn’t say that.”

“I can tell by your frowny face. You always get that face when you disapprove of—“

“Okay. Okay. It’s just a little…um…over the top.”

“’Over the top,’ eh? My job was to make a statement. I made one. No one told me exactly how I was supposed to do it. ‘Just do something people will notice,’ they said.”

“Oh, people are going to notice, that’s for sure.”

“But in a good way? I’m trying to make a name for myself.”

“Well, then, good job.”

*****

What, you may be asking, is “the job” this person was asked to do? That is the burning question I meant to leave you with. Naughty me…

How can someone who appears so innocent be so rascally?

How can someone who appears so innocent be so rascally?