Twittering Tales #119 – 15 January 2019

Join Kat in her weekly challenge of a tale of 280 characters or less based on a given photo.
https://katmyrman.com/2019/01/15/twittering-tales-119-15-january-2019/
Photo by Pexel @ Pixabay.com

They came and gathered,
Thieves in the night light.
Bellies full,
Eyes grew heavy, lids closed.
As breathing evened,
Bodies shifted.
The embers glowed,
Tentacles creeping
Towards those who slept.
Unchecked,
Fire devoured them all.

220 characters

 

About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have an elderly dog called Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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6 Responses to Twittering Tales #119 – 15 January 2019

  1. Sadje says:

    Good one👍 Met the end they deserved.

  2. Kat Myrman says:

    Justice served! Good one Di! 🙂

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