Anyway, today's Friday, which means you get treated to a little flash fiction in honor of Friday Fictioneers! Thanks, as always, go out to Rochell Wisoff-Fields for hosting.
|PHOTO PROMPT -© Dawn Q. Landau|
Genre: Realistic Fiction
Word Count: 100
“You know we’ve been hiking too long when the dog starts shuffling his feet,” Gracie grumbled.
Sam shrugged. “It’s not much further. You want to find fossils, right?”
“I guess.” Gracie scowled and tried to ignore the pebble in her boot. “This spot’d better be worth it.”
Her friend glanced over her shoulder, and grinned. “Oh, yeah. You’ll see.”
On they trudged along the railroad track, until Sam ducked onto a side path and called back. “C’mon!”
Gracie followed her dog along the trail, down a rocky hill and to a clearing littered with stones. She pumped her fist. “Jackpot!”