General Fiction posted October 8, 2019

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Forgotten elder


by Beck Fenton

I tell the time by the television shows. I know what day it is by the date on my pill box. Sundays I have to refill it. So that day is the start of my week. I'm always surprised I made it. And a little disappointed. This is no life.

50 Word Flash Fiction writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a story that is a dribble. That's 50 words. Title not included in count.

Thank goodness I have interests like reading and writing. But, I wonder, what if I didn't or couldn't?
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