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.
A sleek vehicle pulled up in front of the tiny shop which was the essence of ye-olde-worlde-charm, boasting a quaint exterior overhung with vines; and an expensively-clad passenger alighted from the back and proceeded along the cobble-stoned pathway, on the final phase of her journey.
The musty interior was as she had remembered it, along with the ancient and wizened man whose piercing gaze, even from a distance, hinted at a wealth of unshared knowledge, and bored right through her.
He held out a cylindrical, ring-necked glass apothecary jar which contained the concoction, removed the glass stopper and transferred the contents to a burnished receptacle.
The woman's expectant lips touched the rim of the goblet.
Tonight she would be re-born; tomorrow, she would conquer the world…