100-word Flash Fiction
This week’s story is inspired by this photograph provided by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.
Sweaty palms. Beating heart. Death grip on the steering wheel.
Remember the words.
The book said, “Do something out of your comfort zone. Do something you always wanted to do.”
Karen always dreamed of a road trip, but always she worried about what might happen to a woman traveling on her own.
Now? House rented. New car. Suitcases packed.
Cold grief shivered up her spine. Her first time across the bridge in seven months. Seven months since John and her daughter Katie died in a horrific accident on this very bridge.
What could be worse than that?
Nothing. Just drive.