Exercising the craft—October 12, 2015

By Ekta R. Garg

What comes to your mind when you see the word “winter”? This is a flash prompt, so your challenge is to write about winter in under 50 words.



He looked up; the pearl gray sheet shook loose its wintery dust, and the petals of the cold season touch his cheeks, his eyes.

He inhaled long and deep, feeling the frigid temperature settle into his heart alongside the knowledge that he would have to survive another season without her.