Natural Balance – Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant stop laughing at Al
His old chum must really love pigeons
He snaps them before
Maybe 50 times or more
Each time he sees one his trigger finger starts a-twitchin’

Sound Bite Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by my old friend Al Forbes.
The idea is to write a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in his photo (below).
Those of you who know him, or who follow his blog, will know that this is not his first pigeon picture.
In fact, his album must look like Trafalgar Square!
Click on this link to enter your tale, and see what others have written.
Below is an example of what I call Sound Bite Fiction.

Copyright Al Forbes Copyright Al Forbes

Natural Balance

When the planet’s population reached 10 billion we came to an agreement with The Creator.
His involvement meant certain conditions were imposed, irrevocably, for eternity.
This was before the Apocalypse, when overcrowding was a significant issue.
The End War is now over.
Mankind is all but eliminated.
What remains of our communications systems allows us to make…

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3 Responses to Natural Balance – Sunday Photo Fiction

  1. Wow, Having a scrapbook look like Tragfalgar Square wouldn’t be the end of the world, but somehow you brought it to the brink in your story.


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