What’s more fun: 1) Solving differential equations or 2) Electrolysing water in a kimchi jar? Become a grad student in geophysics and you can do both! Bonus: make computers do #1. Anyway, back to the task at hand. Every Friday, writers from all around the world write 100 word (or thereabouts) flash fiction based on a photo posted that Wednesday on Rochelle Wisoff-Fields’ blog. And be sure to check out my mom’s Friday Fictioneers here! She’s off to a good start!
Here’s my story this week. I welcome constructive criticism; without it I cannot grow as a writer.
Dust and Mud
Boy, sure is dusty.
I hear you. Good to see clouds up there for a change. Man gets tired of blue skies after a while.
Yeah, well, I don’t glance up too much.
Never knew your type to watch the weather, come to think of it.
Nope, keep the old eyes on the ground, more or less. Say, can you flip the spigot? Can’t reach it from here.
Yep, there you are. Drop it in the tank, will you? Ground’s getting all muddy.
In the tank, clank. Say, you got any more of them carrots?