Short Story · Writing

Succinctly Yours: Pool Wildlife

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 139 characters.

“Mommy! Mommy! A lizard! Mommy, look, look! A lizard, Mommy!”

“What have I told you about the wildlife?”

The girl sighed. “To keep away.”