Friday Fictioneers – Transference

PHOTO PROMPT © Na’ama Yehuda

She is my life. She gives me life. It’s us against the world. They hate her. Just like they hated mummy. But they won’t drive her to her death like they did mummy, because now I’m big enough to protect her. Fiercely. They took mummy, but they won’t take her. And, oddly, their threat makes me the man my father couldn’t be.


Friday fictioneers is a weekly challenge set by Rochelle Wisoff Fields to write a 100-word story in response to a photo prompt. You can find other stories here

49 thoughts on “Friday Fictioneers – Transference

  1. I’m reasonably fond of my washing machine, but I see I have a way to go yet before I need to share this with anyone. I might write a book about it though, when I do. This is different, Neil. 🙂

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  2. Events, both positive and negative, a child encounters end up shaping their life. Hope this one’s ‘strength’ doesn’t manifest into something unfortunate as he grows up.

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