Three-Line Tales: Week #9

(Photo by Moritz Schmidt)

It was just another week-end evening of relaxation and enjoying a friendly game of Scrabble, but why were Adrian’s hands shaking.

As I observed his distraught face with trepidation, a memory appeared, reminding me of his recurring nightmares that seemed to affect his sense of reality.

With a quiver on his lips as his hand hesitated in the moment, I watched Adrian slowly place the tiles to spell “quiet,” and then without warning, the lights went out.

Sonya’s Challenge

Advertisements

About Olga

I have always had an affinity for artistic endeavors and the beauties of nature. The power of the word combined with photography have become my creative spark.
This entry was posted in Writing and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

25 Responses to Three-Line Tales: Week #9

  1. Ha, ha, and then the Scrabble board transformed into a Ouija board…! You’ve got my attention.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. lifelessons says:

    Lovely vignette. Lovely illustration

    Liked by 1 person

  3. swritings says:

    Great mystery in 3 lines! πŸ™‚

    Liked by 1 person

  4. magarisa says:

    Mysterious and suspenseful! I really like the contrast between the beginning (“just another week-end evening of relaxation “) and the end (“without warning, the lights went out”). Great take on the prompt!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. pranabaxom says:

    And after the lights went out, what broke the deadly silence? Ah! you left too much to imagination☺

    Like

  6. bikurgurl says:

    Ooooo….I love the suspense! Great submission πŸ™‚

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Trisha says:

    Great cliffhanger! Makes me want to turn the page to see what happens next!

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Sonya says:

    Oh my, what a cliffhanger! Great take on the prompt πŸ™‚

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

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