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    Travel Story with Alliteration Contest Winner 
 Category:  Biographical Fiction
  Posted: August 28, 2019      Views: 111

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SUSAN LARSON 

I wrote a human interest column for three newspapers and front page feature stories for a monthly publication in Metro Atlanta for nearly 20 years. I currently free lance for a local magazine. I conducted workshops in schools and correctional facilit - more...

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A woman wishing not to be fishing
"Woe Was We" by Susan Larson

Why I would ever wimp out to the wild wishes of the man I'm wedded to and be willing to waste a week in Wisconsin is bewildering. He and his brothers Wally and Will wanted to whip out their wooden poles waiting to wrangle up walleye in the water with wiggly worms while wallowing in the waves. It's way beyond wonder.

But I willingly went west to the wilderness where we four wives wiled away a week wallowing in a wreck of a cabin working in a wee kitchen with way too few cooking wares with which to whip up anything worth wolfing down.

With the nearest Walmart over two hours away and no TV to watch, we women went all week whining within the walls of this wooden whare, withdrawing from the whopping mosquitoes whirring about and even worse, the wafting whiffs of cow manure whirling in the wind, growing weary and wistfully wishing we were home.

But our woes would have been way worse had we not had the wisdom and the wherewithal to bring the wine.


Writing Prompt
Write a flash fiction TRAVEL STORY that features as much ALLITERATION as you can cram in.
Break the rules! Go overboard with adjectives and alliteration in a STORY of up to 300 words describing some form of travel experience.
Travel Story with Alliteration
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whare: any small dwelling place Dictionary.com
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