It’s the Second Friday of the Month, so today is an Image Prompt day.
I’ve included two images to work from. Pick one (or both if you’re feeling ambitious) and write something inspired by the image. You can use something in the image, the feeling it invokes, or whatever the image makes you think of.
If you write a piece and end up posting it somewhere online, please link back to it here on a comment so we can all enjoy it too.
I’ll be posting my own piece next week.
I picked the braided hair image. For anyone curious about the picture, this was taken at the Carolina Renaissance Festival held every October and November in Huntersville, NC. If you’re in the area, it’s a great event and I highly recommend it.
“I’ve always wanted to do this,” Candice said as she settled on the stool in the hair braiding shop at the Renaissance Festival.
“I’d love to learn how,” Hillary replied. She loved the intricacy of the fancy braids they did.
“’Tis a fine skill to have, m’lady,” the shop woman replied with a smile as she began to comb Candice’s long brown hair.
“How long did it take you to learn?” Hillary asked.
“A fortnight, give or take,” the woman replied in her ye-olde-English accent. “Takes daily practice and good instruction,” she added. Continue reading