Filter – a 50 word story

50 word story, flash fiction, short story, fiction, daily post, writing prompt


“If you squint you should see it.”

“I tried that.” He said, launching the book. “This can’t be the only way.”

“It is.”

“Well, humanity is screwed then.”

“Breathe and try again.” I said, returning the blank pages to his hands.

“The prophesy is wrong.”

I prayed he wasn’t right.

Written for The Daily Post’s Daily Prompt.


About Nicola Auckland

Busy wife to one & mum to two. I've caught the creative writing bug, now need to practice, get awesome and write something worth reading. Simples.
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9 Responses to Filter – a 50 word story

  1. Your 50 words create a wider and intriguing story – like it a lot.

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