Welcome to the flash fiction challenge put out here at Running Naked with Scissors.
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Moving on to the next word, TOAST with a maximum word count of 75
Mine comes in at 70 words
Every single morning he sat down to breakfast of dry toast and black coffee. It was all she could cook when they got married. He despised dry toast. Going on 50 years now, it was still the best she cooked for breakfast. He sure did love her though. His head in his hands, he swore he would eat dry toast every meal if it meant she could come home.
Feel free to use the words in any order you like and post your link back to the challenge page when you post it.
For great examples of flash fiction, head on over to Red’s place, The M3 Blog <—— and check out what she has done with this challenge as well.
To Your Mental State,
One thought on “Flashes of Sanity – Flash Fiction Challenge: Toast”
Oooo! I love this one. You nailed it! Excellent rendition of “be grateful, dammit”.