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.
She opted for the age-old remedy.
Emptying the contents into a glass, she lapsed into a semi absent-minded contemplation, swirled the liquid round and round, watched the powder dissolve…
It was a curative and restorative combination alright, designed to cure the nagging problem and restore sanity.
This was the panacea for all her ills.
A soft click of the door, and the spine-chilling drawl that haunted her every waking and sleeping moment, had the power to reduce her to a mass of quivering jelly, was delivered on cue: "Fix me a drink, would you darling, and make yourself comfortable…"