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Succinctly Yours: Wet Roads

Succinctly Yours is a weekly meme by grandma. Of this meme she says:

How low can you go?

Use the photo as inspiration for a story of 140 characters OR 140 words. It doesn’t have to be exactly 140, just not more. This one is 137 characters. This time I even managed to use the challenge word: glisten

The storm turned the road into a glistening mess. I studied the accident up ahead, and decided to turn left to avoid it. Might be faster.

24 thoughts on “Succinctly Yours: Wet Roads

  1. When it comes to glistening messes, I always draw upon those timeless words to the wise: The helmetto: it’s an easy choice.

    Ennjoyed your microfictiony take!
    Luv, SparkleFarkle~~~~~*

  2. Avoiding accident sites is always a good idea. I don’t understand people who drive by them and gawk.
    Well done.
    — Kay, Alberta, Canada

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