Dusty Cobwebs to Run Our Fingers Through

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Freewrite #02 – [In response to Velvet Verbosity’s 100 Word Challenge for this week. Found through knot2share, a great person to read. The word for this week is GAME].

On the yellow coir sofa, sat a slouching weathered couple, waiting to hear our three voices. Their room was a faded green decorated with thick cobwebs.

First, we sat silently listening to sounds and guessing the animals correctly. Grandma had a grumpy parrot in her stomach. Grandpa hated farming in his tummy. But, I often heard a gecko dancing in his throat.

Next, we faced challenges while tugging the rancid cobwebs with our palms. Once, I had to stand upside down while trying to battle one under the wardrobe.

Then we left for the night.

But, the cobwebs always returned.


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9 Comments on “Dusty Cobwebs to Run Our Fingers Through”

  1. barbara says:

    Welcome to the challenge. Good take on the word.

    • chaikadai says:

      Thank you! 🙂 I enjoyed your story too. Very well written. It’s nice that such challenges keep us writers writing.

  2. Tara R. says:

    Such a lovely tale. I like how you used the prompt with this piece.

    Welcome to the Challenge.

  3. I love the descriptions in this write, so creative:-)

  4. arcticwren says:

    Puzzling. Challenging. Interesting! Thanks for joining, I look forward to seeing more of you work in future prompts.

    • chaikadai says:

      Thanks arcticwren. It was great fun to try out this challenge. Wondering, how I didn’t find it for so long.

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