The Janitor

Posted on May 30, 2015 4:06 pm under Microfiction
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Long empty halls, cleaned with ease.
No paper, gum or tidbit of cheese.
He lays down a mop, sits for a while.
Summer vacation makes him smile. (140)

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 cheese.

One Response to “The Janitor”

  1. Tammy Says:

    This poem about trash is an absolute treasure! Makes me feel rested, too. Nicely done.