A short, sharp intake of breath. Then her small features all go to work.
Eyes focus, brow furrows, and lips form a perfectly puckered pout through which her lungs can release their contents. Two fine full lungs let blow.
Ten tiny fingers tightly clutch the stem as the seeds take flight. A swirl of life illuminated by her joyous face.
My little miracle.
“Roar” she says “I’m a Dandy Lion”
Word count: 68 words
PHOTO PROMPT © Marie Gail Stratford
I wrote this as part of the Friday Fictioneers challenge hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. The idea is to write a short story (just 100 words) based on the photo prompt provided.
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Thanks for reading x