Daddy – Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant go out at night
Mummy says he can’t play in the dark
So he has to stay quite
Well-behaved till daylight
To see if Daddy takes him to the park

Sound Bite Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by my old friend Al Forbes.
The idea is to write a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in his picture (below).
Parks have been, for many years, a major feature of my life.
I love a Dear Green Place.
Click on this link to enter your tale, and see what others have written.
Below is an example of what I call Sound Bite Fiction.

Copyright Al Forbes Copyright Al Forbes


Oh Mummy, please stop squeezing me!
Yes, of course I’m pleased to see you.
And yes, I am happy to be home.
Yes, I had a good time with Daddy.
We went to the circus, and to the zoo, saw elephants and monkeys.
Oh, and snakes, yuk!
We went out on the loch in a little boat, saw lots of birds and swans and ducks.
And some deer on…

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6 Responses to Daddy – Sunday Photo Fiction

  1. My own father is not doing so well right now. Thank you for the nice poetry to help me smile through it!


  2. Belinda Crane says:

    Loved this My Elephant Friend. Loved the innocence of the child and the way this was captured.


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