Her mama cried, her daddy begged her to stay. But she was talented. That’s what the man said, “I can make you famous.” He met her at the bus station. Excited, she asked, “When do we get to work?” He said, “I want to show you the bright lights of the city first.” She squealed in delight. The sights were exotic, the food delicious. Strolling the streets with his arm around her shoulders, she stumbled. Fighting to keep her eyes open, the lights began to blur. Before falling into darkness, she heard the man say, “Now, it’s time to work.”
“Friday Fictioneers” is a weekly challenge by Rochelle Wisoff Fields. The challenge is to write a story using only 100 words in response to a photo prompt. The photo was taken by Jill Wisoff. It has been a lot of fun to join in with this fantastic and encouraging group of writers! Other stories can be found HERE.