The Way of the Wild: ‘Fiction In A Flash Challenge’ Week #16 NEW Image Prompt. Join in the fun! #IARTG #ASMSG @pursoot #WritingCommunity

Hi everyone! It’s that time of the week again … Friday fun flash fiction! This week’s picture had my muse in a decidedly monosyllabic mood, lols 🙂 So, today, we have one word to express a full idea, packed into a three-beat verse for each aspect of The Way of the Wild …

 

 

Image by steve felberg from Pixabay

The Way of the Wild

 

Bitten.

Beaten.

Banished.

*

Ostracised.

Outcast.

Omega.

*

Scapegoat.

Shadow.

Stalker.

*

Grizzly.

Growling.

Gnashing.

*

Tussle.

Tumult.

Terror.

*

Reassessed.

Redemption.

Reinstated.

*

Sanctuary.

Safety.

Shield.

*

Appraisal.

Acceptance.

Alpha.

*

Food.

Fun.

Family.

*

The way of the wild.

 

 

© Harmony Kent 2020


I’d love to know what you think of this little poem … so please don’t be shy and leave me a reply.

Have a great week, everyone!


Image prompt from Peter H from Pixabay


The rules:

Please put your entry (or a link to it) in a comment HERE or email it to Sooz at her email address. by DEADLINE: 4pm EDT on Thursday, September 10th. Subject: Fiction in a Flash Challenge. If you post it on your own blog or site, a link to THIS page would be much appreciated.

UPDATE: The response to the prompts has been just wonderful. As a result, Soooz be sharing all entries received, and her own contribution on her blog AS SHE RECEIVES THEM. Rather than posting all of them only over a few days.

Again, you can find the prompt post HERE.

 

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Diana Peach

That was such a unique take on the prompt, Harmony. Well done!

Jan Sikes

This is nothing short of writing genius, Harmony! It’s amazing what we can do with single words! Great job!

Mae Clair

I love what you did with the poem, Harmony. What a unique and intriguing take on the picture prompt. Well done!

Yvette M Calleiro

I love this poem, Harmony! So few words and yet I read a whole story within them. Brilliant! 🙂

Gwendolyn Plano

Fabulous, Harmony. What a powerful, insightful poem. ♥

Staci Troilo

What a cool concept for your response. Love it, Harmz.

Joan Hall

Love it, Harmony! You captured the life of a wolf in a few words.

D.L. Finn

Very clever Harmony. So few words saying a lot.

Soooz

I loved this poem, Harmony. It really covers all the elements of the wild things in our world. I’ve just shared it on the Challenge site. Thanks so much for taking part again, my friend. ❤

john howell

I think the poem is fun and definately action packed. Those single words tell the story. Excellent , Harmony