The Friday Fictioneer Challenge: Write a 100-word story based on the photo.
Just What Was Going On
“When does the sun finish rising?”
“Some days earlier, in the summer, some days later, in the winter. The moon, too, is different every day.”
Different every day? She wanted to believe her mother, but thought some independent verification was needed. Parents, Jenny learned in her eight and a half years, sometimes said silly things, things that weren’t always true. As soon as they got home from the airport, Jenny was going to turn on her computer and find out just what was going on. Tomorrow, she planned to get up before dawn to make sure this wasn’t a joke.
To read other Friday Fictioneer stories based on this photo, select the smiley blue frog.