Every Friday afternoon, I’ll write a two-sentence comedy/horror story, based on a randomly generated word. This week’s word is beach!
Hi guys! Hope you’re all well. As usual, I entered Reedsy’s weekly short story competition. This week’s theme was Woodstock! The prompts were all based on songs that were played at the 1969 festival.
I used prompt #1 — “Beside the Sea” by Mountain. Seeing as the music of Woodstock was (for the time) very mind-bending and experimental, I tried my hand at writing something experimental too. The title of my short story is Water Wears Rock, and you can read it here.
“The seagulls are circling overhead, crying. The ocean’s waves are lapping up against the sand, whispering. In the distance stand the resolute shadows of mountains, shimmering.” Continue Reading
I hope it’s fun to read! It was rather enjoyable to write!
If you’re interested in my winning entry for last week’s contest, you can read The Things That Do Not Float right here!
P.S. As usual, Bite-Sized Horror is back tomorrow!