Growing Up

Posted on September 27, 2013 12:42 pm under Microfiction
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Jimmy successfully climbed the slide, but his gymnastics career had an electrifying end, when he mistook a live wire for an uneven bar. (135)

As a kid, Otis had been full of energy.
As an adult, he spent his days sitting on the dock of the bay. (102)

Harvey was the butt of everyone’s jokes. He wondered if this was related to something in his childhood. (104)

Succinctly Yours offers a weekly photo and word as inspiration for your microfiction. How low can you go? Choose the 140 character or 140 word option.

This week’s word was dock.

One Response to “Growing Up”

  1. Jim Says:

    :) Funny, GMa ~~ Sorry I am late.
    You third one included an emphasis on the pose he had in this picture. Great!