These things tend to be short pieces that may or may not be the beginning of something else. They are, this month at least, just 101 words only. They dont always finish, I just like to try and evoke a certain feeling or scene. I also decided to combine this with M’s prompts. Today it was ‘Orbital Orangutans’. I am going to try tell a short tale in 6 one hundred and one word pieces and publish them all today.
Henderson felt instantly clear headed as he followed her outside to the balcony.
“I’m sorry” he repeated, “I…” He paused. How could he explain that he had no idea who she was or why he had wanted to strangle her moments before.
She didn’t respond. He placed a hand on her arm. “ I said …”
Wide eyed she spun around, and before he could finish she grabbed him and dragged him over the rail and into the blackness of night.
Cal watched their vitals peak then flatlined, ‘Nanites Offline’ flashing across his screen.
“Mission accomplished” he said smiling to himself.
11 thoughts on “Inside – Part 6 of 6 – Room 101”
This was really good, Michael! Love the suspense and the ending.
Thanks D, Ive enjoyed these prompts theyve given me some good ideas
Keep going! I’m really enjoying 🙂
I think you’ve been watching the same late night videos as Elaine!
Thanks … been struggling for time to do any serious writing but just managing to squeeze these in and they have been quite good fun
You’re welcome Michael.
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I really liked this
Thanks there a good way of getting ideas out when I don’t have time to do lots of writing