Mist danced in the rising sun which fell in-between the tall trees. The land was quiet, expect for the low movements of cattle and horses. The cowboys tried after their drunken late night and rough sleep, dozed on and off, missing the glory that was around them.
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50 Words, animals, Autumn, Drama/Life, Image Writing Prompts, short shorts
3 lines, 3LineTales, 50 words, Autumn, horses, mist, morning, short shorts, trees
Nov · 24
It had been warm for awhile now but today the sun had decided to blaze in the sky, so everywhere was hot.
People gathered outside, hurrying to the shops to by water and BBQ food. Others took to their gardens and basked in the glory.
I went into my cellar and sat there in the dark coldness, praying for winter to arrive early.
100 words, Drama/Life, Other Stories, short shorts, Spring, summer
100 words, 3 lines, hot, life, people, short story, Spring, summer, sun, Weather
May · 28
The fence would always divided us,
physically, mentally and emotionally.
It was the barrier I could never break down.
https://only100words.xyz/2017/03/09/three-line-tales-week-58. Photo by Jake Oates via Unsplash)
30 words, dating, Drama/Life, love, Mysterious, short shorts, Spring
3 lines, 30 words, 3LineTales, dating, emotions, image writing prompts, life, love, Mental health, mystery, short story, Spring
Mar · 11
I woke up this morning and looked out of my window.
The flowers were starting to bloom in between the wet grey stones
And there were frogs croaking in my pond.
30 words, animals, Drama/Life, Other Stories, short shorts
3 lines, 30 words, flowers, frogs, garden, life, Seasons, short shorts, Spring
Feb · 25
He wanted to catch the sunrise.
Not to take a photo or harness the energy.
But to seal it in a jar to give to her, so she could have light wherever she went.
(A prompt from;
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dating, Drama/Life, Image Writing Prompts, love, short shorts
3 lines, dating, gift, image writing prompts, jar, love, short shorts, sun
Feb · 03
It had been years since I’d last been at the water plant.
Standing on the gated platform, I looked out over the dark lapping water.
The memories came flooding back and I recalled a childhood lost to tragedy.
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Drama/Life, Image Writing Prompts, Mysterious, short shorts, Winter
3 lines, 3LineTales, child, death, image writing prompts, memories, past, short story, water, winter
Jan · 21
Everywhere was Christmas themed and spirits were high.
He took no pleasure in it and shut out the carol singers.
He went back to sitting before the fire, sucking on a humbug whilst he thought,
bugger them all.
30 words, Christmas, Drama/Life, Mysterious, short shorts, Winter
3 lines, 30 words, Christmas, fire, life, mystery, short shorts, singers, story, winter
Nov · 25
There’s something in the attic and it wants to get out.
At night, it groans and wails, throws things around and makes sleep impossible.
The problem is though, only I can hear it.
30 words, Autumn, Drama/Life, Halloween, Horror, Mysterious, Other Stories, short shorts, supernatural, surreal
3 lines, 30 words, attic, Autumn, drama, flashfiction, ghosts, Halloween, horror, life, monsters, mystery, night, short story, supernatural, sureal
Oct · 26
The colorful leaves fall from the trees, dancing to the ground.
I walk through them, admiring the feel of the misty morning on my skin.
Though, it’s just a vision of what once was long ago before the finally war.
50 Words, Autumn, Drama/Life, dystopia, Mysterious, SCFI, surreal
3 lines, 50 words, Autumn, dystopia, Leaves, mist, morning, nature, SCFI, short shorts, surreal, war, woods
Sep · 25
It was over in seconds and they could not remember clearly what had happened.
On moment, life was normal what they had always known and then everything changed.
Their lives would never be the same and the pain would stay with them forever.
50 Words, Drama/Life, Mysterious, Other Stories, short shorts, summer
3 lines, 50 words, car, crash, death, drama, life, mystery, short shorts, summer
Jul · 25