What it’s all about: Five Sentence Fiction is about packing a powerful punch in a tiny fist. Each week the hostess will post a one word inspiration, then anyone wishing to participate will write a five sentence story based on the prompt word. The word does not have to appear in your five sentences, just use it for direction.
It was a two-way decision – the comfortable path with all its familiar landmarks, or the more complex and exciting, yet bumpy obstacle course.
On one side of town, anxious and stressed out, Debbie paced up and down, recalling the years spent burning the midnight oil with a young and upcoming doctor; on the opposite end of town, a terminally ill yet smug-faced Laura, counted the number of days left, even as her flaming cheeks bore testament to rampant thoughts of unabandoned passion.
It was a no brainer…
He wondered what fate had in store for him, as he looked out the window at the familiar scenery, for the last time, and the plane jetted into the air, up and away from all his problems.