It’s Friday Fictioneers time and it’s good to have time this week to play. Check out the blog run admirably by Rochelle Wiseoff-Field to learn all you need to know about Friday Fictioneers. From there you can link to the other stories inspired by the following photo.
Sticks and Stones
I’m not allowed to tell you why we moved out here. Or use my real name. Mum says, no way would she be hiding in this hell hole if she had a choice.
It’s not that bad.
There are more cows than people but the cattle dog next door follows me down to the waterhole for a swim most days. The creek’s banks are clogged with sticks and stones. I have to pick my way over them so my feet don’t get ripped to pieces. I don’t worry about that much. It’s names that could hurt us.