One sentence story #5

painting by Childe-Hassam — The Snowy Winter of 1918


They say she’s mad, the girl who wanders through the park in midwinter, talking to the wind and whatever else will listen, but she is just asking for news, a single word, of the boy who marched away and never came back.

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

6 thoughts on “One sentence story #5”

  1. I love how you can make an entire, vivid story for these painting-people. This is an exercise I need to try…

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