Flash Friday – Picture Prompt – 150 words – Bountiful Blessings – Horror – PG13

Flash Friday – This week, 150 words based on the photo prompt below.  Hosted by Rebekah.  Please read my entry below, then click on the pic for the rest.  Enjoy!

,

Bountiful Blessings

By Scott L Vannatter – 155 Words

@SVBookman

Pepe walked proudly toward the center of town, toward the throng of people gathered for the ceremony, gathered for him.  He was pleased with himself for having been the bravest, the one deserving of praise and valor, and of the privilege of being the chosen one.  He walked with his head high held high, his spirits higher.

When he reached the square, the priest anointed his forehead with olive oil to signify the coming bounty.  He prayed over Pepe, drawing the crowd in with his thanks and pleas to Beophile.  The villagers began to chant, starting softly, then growing to a frenzy of screaming.

While they were chanting, they lifted Pepe up by their hands and tossed him high into the air.  With each chanting repeat they tossed him higher.  The clouds grew darker and he saw the hand of Beophile coming for him.  His courage failed him. He began to cry, understanding at last.

________________________________________

Namaste,

Scott

Advertisements
Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Comments

Feel free to say something; I look forward to it!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Iain Kelly

Fiction Writing

contemplateandintimate

Quick reviews so you can spend more time reading, cooking, or living.

Sip Of Wellness

Sip by sip guide to live well

Christine's Collection

My streams of thought meet here

sipofwellness

sip by sip guide to live well

wordsandotherthings.wordpress.com/

she is confidence in shadows.

Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

Echoes of Life, Love and Laughter

The World according to Dina

Notes on Seeing, Reading & Writing, Living & Loving in The North

%d bloggers like this: