Winter’s Chill

Posted on January 10, 2015 9:41 pm under Microfiction
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Mildred had ignored the taboo on winter cycling until she hit the wall. (71)

They’d met in spring and by summer they were inseparable. Months passed and the romance began to cool. Now it was frigid. (124)

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 taboo.

One Response to “Winter’s Chill”

  1. Tammy Says:

    I love how you came up with two that have such radically different tones to them. The second one gave me a chilly little thrill! Nice work.