This week’s photo prompt is provided by Mike Vore.
Guide for Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers
1. A prompt photo will be provided each Tuesday to be used as a base to your story. Please include photo prompt with your story.
2. Linking for this challenge begins on Tuesday and runs to the following Monday evening.
3. The story word limit is 100 – 150 words (+ – 25 words). Please try to stay within this limit.
“So,” Dante asked, having drawn the short straw, “what’s on the agenda today.”
“Same as yesterday,” fingers stroking ivory. “We have to get it right.”
“We got it right yesterday,” Jay put in.
Chris stopped playing. “Once. Out of how many times?”
The rest of the band simultaneously cleared throats, sighed.
“Once,” Jay admitted, “if I remember correctly, out of …hum-ah… many times.”
“All right then.” Chris started to play again.
“I thought once we got famous, we were supposed to enjoy, not slave away.”
When Chris looked up, no one claimed that statement.
“We are not famous enough.”
The rest of the band shared a look.
“Ah, silly me,” Dante muttered.
Another long day in paradise.