No one’s thoughts are that blank. The fortuneteller shook the baby’s head to clear its sight. Is he hiding something horrible from my client? She aimed the head at the man again, then closed her eyes and concentrated.
The doll slipped from her hands, her mouth gaping. He squeezes the toothpaste from the middle.
The 55 Word Challenge is a contest to write a story in 55 words or less. The challenge runs every Wednesday, beginning at noon and ends every Thursday at noon, and is hosted by author Lisa McCourt Hollar.
My Past Winners & Honorable Mentions: Green is Bad, Fluffy