Who Is The Fairest?: #FridayFictioneers

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PHOTO PROMPT © Nathan Sowers grandson of our own Dawn M. Miller

Who Is The Fairest?

Magic Mirror had it rough ever since the Wicked Queen was defeeted. Wearing red-hot metal shoes is one thing; being forced to dance in them? A whole other mishegoss.   Queeny was toast.

The Mirror was in a funk: nobody asked it anything.  On top of that, the Mirror became a magical vagabond. Wherever it was stored, or hung, the locations were beneath it.

“A shack! Alas, alas!”

Its finale placement. It deliberately cracked itself up. Fare thee well.

Who was Fairest wasn’t fair, at all.

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It’s #Friday Fictioneers prompt time, as always created and hosted by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields on her blog, Addicted To Purple.

The rules are simple if you’d like to do this:

    1. Use the photo on Addicted to Purple as your prompt (goes up on Wednesday).
    2. Write a 100 word story, complete with beginning, middle, and end.
    3. Make every word count.
    4. It is proper etiquette to give the contributor of the photo credit.
  1. Add the InLinkz button (below) so your readers can find the dozens of other bloggers who have taken up this challenge.

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44 responses »

  1. I guess, the mirror finally had the final say in the fairy tale. I loved how you play with words. I wish I could do that as seamlessly as you’ve done here. Hopefully, I’ll reach this level someday. Till now, the learning continues. I am glad to be able to interact with you. Thank you.

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      • You are very welcome. I don’t think what I do, most times, as seamless. I’m happy you think so. I’ve just always loved Words (capital on porpoise). The etymology and decoding of root words have been a semi-passion that rears it’s head when I lead a great class or workshop.
        I sometimes spend more time with a Thesaurus than actually writing. Thanks

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