Shawn L. Bird

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30words#1 Prompt: Village April 1, 2023

Filed under: narrative,Writing — Shawn L. Bird @ 12:51 pm

#30Words30Days prompt from

Each day in April Sumitra (pleomorphic2) will post a prompt on Twitter. Participants are to respond with a 30 word story. Follow along and see how it goes!


The road ends at a seaside village.
There’s a light on at the pub. It has rooms to let, so I book one.
I’ve nowhere else to be. Do I?


One Response to “30words#1 Prompt: Village”

  1. Trish Haugen Says:

    Rather fun

    The houses in the village stand silent. Not a sound. Suddenly turmoil erupts and birds scatter to the sky as a new baby screeches her rage at her birth, New life begins.


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