Sunday, August 19, 2012

Blog Flash Day #19: Fireworks


Blog Flash Day #19:  Fireworks                     


                                                                  

Strike after strike, sparks flew from their blades like fireworks but Miranda gave herself to the animal within, she moved forward.  Pressing her opponent around each tombstone, further into the black, his face hidden under the cloak it was a wonder he could see her.  But with each strike his blade was there to block hers as swift as hers was to stop his.  She could hear the laughter; it was not from her opponent but from the darkness all around them.  Mocking, waiting for her to make a mistake, until she felt her blade strike something other than steel….

(100 Words)

2 comments:

  1. I couldn't find your email so I am posting here... I wanted to let you know about Lascaux Flash since you like flash fiction. They are offering a $250 prize and no entry fee on this year's contest. You should check it out!

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    Wendy

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  2. Nice scene, I loved your description!

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