It’s time for the 2nd annual #50PreciousWords Writing Challenge! Concocted by the talented and generous Vivian Kirkfield, this writing challenge is…challenging! As the name suggests, the contest involves writing a story for children using no more than 50 words. After you check out my entry below, you can read all the rules and find all the fab entries here: https://viviankirkfield.com/2017/03/02/50preciouswords-writing-challenge-is-open/
by Gabi Snyder
Plodding past the swimming pool.
“CLOSED FOR THE SEASON.”
Alligators? Basking and BELLOWING.
Capering, vaulting, CANNONBALLING.
Lifeguard gator beckons, flings fins my way.
I yank off shoes, pull on fins.
Gators bare pointy teeth.
Will they crunch my bones?