Title: Go Bag, Go
Source: Friday Fictioneers sponsored by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple
Word count: 100 words
Maria swung her grocery bag, humming a tune as she hurried home. Turning the last corner, she halted, the grocery bag bumping her leg.
Parked in the space by her door, was Carlo’s scooter. Like old times, her heart raced, and bile chocked her throat. Panicking, she scanned the courtyard and glanced at her upstairs window. Senses alert, she turned and ran.
“Oh god. Did he see me?” she wondered as she ran.
People stared, and she slowed her pace.
“Think, Maria. You have a plan.”
She retrieved the key from her purse.
“Train station. Left luggage locker. Destination unknown.”
Keep on writing.
Jo Hawk The Writer