General Fiction posted April 3, 2019 Chapters:  ...115 116 -117- 118... 


Excellent
Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
Prisoner Contest 98 words

A chapter in the book Wee Poems and Flash Fiction

The Prisoner

by Shirley McLain


 John Davis did nothing wrong. The Master of this prison had John in a five-foot by five-foot cube. When he walked, his hunched back ached because of his six-foot frame.

“Tell me what I have done to deserve this.”

For John, time didn’t begin or end. Food and water materialized when he needed it. He knows something happened, but doesn’t remember.
“Please let me out!”

“Are you Anthony Davis?” The female asked.

“Is the breakdown complete, Doctor?”

“Yes, it is.”

My poor brother. “The wreck killed more than his wife and child. He’s a prisoner of his mind.”
 



The Prisoner writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
In 100 words, or less, write a short story--not necessarily a flash-fiction, though it could be--on the theme/subject/topic of 'prisoner'. It could be literal or metaphoric.
Pays one point and 2 member cents.


Save to Bookcase Promote This Share or Bookmark
Print It Print It View Reviews

You need to login or register to write reviews. It's quick! We only ask four questions to new members.


© Copyright 2023. Shirley McLain All rights reserved.
Shirley McLain has granted FanStory.com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.