Literary Legend

PHOTO PROMPT © Jeff Arnold

I tapped away, excitedly setting my story in print.  Another sip of wine, the prose flourished.  Tap, tap, tap another slug.  My creative wires connected, sparking.  I opened a bottle.  My masterpiece!  I knocked back another glass.  No writer’s block here, I typed feverishly.  Ideas kept coming, so did the Rioja.  Words flew into the perfect piece. Leaning back in my worn leather chair, I re-read the text.  Excellent, superb, exceptional there are insufficient superlatives to describe my talent!


Pounding head in hands, light paining my bloodshot eyes, misery and despair my new companions.  What a pile of …!

Word Count: 100

Written for Friday Fictioneers – a 100 words story based on a photo prompt. Hosted by Rochelle. Read the other entries here.