Flash Fiction: Nature’s Ladder

PHOTO PROMPT © Roger Bultot for Rochelle’s Friday Fictioneers

I lived in that house once. The family home. The yard immaculately kept. What have they done to my grounds? Weeds dominate the cracks in the pavement. Vines intertwine creating nature’s rope from the second floor to ground. Do they know their teenage daughter climbs down the leaf ladder in a micro-mini and push-up? Underwear optional… Makes even a dead man’s heartbeat. The boyfriends never last. An axe and a homicidal grin usually does the trick. An antic influenced by my brother. Must protect what is mine; the girl, the garden. Here she comes. Damn the bush needs trimming.

47 thoughts on “Flash Fiction: Nature’s Ladder

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s